Development trends for heat pump components.

Author(s) : CREMASCHI L.

Type of article: Article


Microchannel heat exchangers, ejectors, and injection-compressors are some of the latest more interesting developments in heat pump components that boost up the energy performance with respect to the basic heat pump cycle. In this article an overview of the current development trends for heat pump components is discussed and the performance improvement using novel, and sometimes complex and bizarre, heat pump cycles is summarized.


  • Original title: Development trends for heat pump components.
  • Record ID : 2008-0868
  • Languages: English
  • Subject: Technology
  • Source: IEA HPC Newsl. - vol. 25 - n. 3
  • Publication date: 2007


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