Refrigerants for the 21st century. ASHRAE-NIST refrigerants Conference.

Date: 1997.10.06 / 1997.10.07

Location: Gaithersburg, MD, United States


The book includes 16 papers presented at this conference, sponsored by the IIR, held on October 6-7, 1997, in Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA. Extract from the table of contents: ozone depletion and global warming; trade-offs in refrigerant selections, past, present and future; theoretical performance of CO2 in subcritical and transcritical cycles; experimental results of CO2 in compression systems; current and projected use of refrigerants in Europe; experience with HC refrigerants and projections for future applications; propane; absorption systems; ammonia; secondary loops; air; heat pump technology; status of CFC and HCFC alternatives; contemporary fluorocarbons; fluoroethers and other next-generation fluids; thermodynamic properties for the alternative refrigerants. Papers will be abstracted in a future issue of the IIR Bulletin.


  • Original title: Refrigerants for the 21st century. ASHRAE-NIST refrigerants Conference.
  • Organiser : ASHRAE, NIST
  • Record ID : 1998-0660
  • Languages: English
  • Number of articles: 16
  • Publication: Ashrae (american society of heating, refrigerating and air-conditioning engineers) - United states/United states
  • ISBN: 1883413478
  • Conference type: Other conference (non-IIR)
  • Notes:

    ASHRAE-NIST, Proc. Refrig. Conf., Gaithersburg, Maryland

  • Document available for consultation in the library of the IIR headquarters only.


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