Refrigeration And Air-conditioner

Start Date
24/07/2017

End Date
15/09/2017

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15/09/2017

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Ravi Kumar
IIT Roorkee
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Engineering
Learning Path
Undergraduate
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Overview

ABOUT THE COURSE

This course provides a simple understanding of Refrigeration and Air-conditioning fundamentals. Ideally suited to those with a little or no knowledge of the subject. The course consists of different refrigeration cycles and understanding of psychrometry and psychrometric processes used for the purpose of air-conditioning. Further, the comfort air-conditioning and indoor environment health are also addressed in this course.
 

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INTENDED AUDIENCE

UG & PG students of Mechanical & Civil Eng. and Architecture. HAVAC industry

PRE-REQUISITES

Not Required

INDUSTRY THAT WILL RECOGNIZE THIS COURSE

All HVAC industries

COURSE PLAN

 
Week-1  Recapitulation of Thermodynamics, Introduction to Refrigeration, Air Refrigeration Cycle, Aircraft Refrigeration Cycles.
Week-2  Aircraft Refrigeration Cycles,Vapour Compression Cycle,P-h Charts, Actual Vapour Compression Cycle
Week-3  Actual Vapour Compression Cycle,Compound Compression with Intercooling, Multiple Evaporator and Cascade System, Problem Solving
Week-4  Refrigerants, Vpour Absorption Systems.
Week-5  Introduction to Air-conditioning, Properties of Moist Air, Psychrometric Chart, Psychrometric Processes.
Week-6  Psychrometric Processes, Infiltration Design Conditions, Cooling Load.
Week-7 Cooling Load, Air Distribution System, Problem Solving, Air-Conditioning Systems

 

Week-8 Human Physiology, Thermal Comfort, Indoor Environmental Health, Problem Solving
 
SUGGESTED READING
  • Refrigeration & Air-conditioning, CP Arora, TMG
  • Refrigeration & Air-conditioning, Manohar Prasad, NAI
  • Refrigeration & Air-conditioning, Stoecker & Jons, MGH
  • Principles of Refrigeration, RC Dosset, LPE
  • ASHRAE Handbook (Fundamentals), ASHRAE

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Faculty

Ravi Kumar


Dr. Ravi Kumar is a Professor in the Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee. He has been teaching thermal engineering courses to UG and PG students of the Department. He is a member of ASME, ASHRAE and IIFIIR. He has supervised number of masters and doctoral students in this area.

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