A novel hybrid dew point cooling system for mobile applications

Worall, Mark and Dicken, Adam and Shatat, Mahmood and Gledhill, Sam and Riffat, Saffa (2018) A novel hybrid dew point cooling system for mobile applications. In: Heat Powered Cycles Conference 2018, 16-19 September 1018, Bayreuth, Germany.

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Abstract

A novel dew point cooling system for truck cabin cooling has been designed and tested, which shows excellent performance in environments of low to medium relative humidity. Experimental results showed that cooling capacity of over 1kW could be achieved with up to 12K of sensible cooling of the supply air and a COP of up to 7. The DPC unit can provide comfort cooling to a vehicle using a rooftop unit whose DPC core is no larger than 0.5m x 0.5m x 0.25m.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Keywords: indirect evaporative cooler, dew point cooler, mobile air conditioning, natural refrigerants
Schools/Departments: University of Nottingham, UK > Faculty of Engineering > Department of Architecture and Built Environment
Depositing User: worall, dr mark
Date Deposited: 11 Jan 2019 10:33
Last Modified: 11 Jan 2019 10:33
URI: http://eprints.nottingham.ac.uk/id/eprint/55869

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