Now it’s even easier to find your thesis in FRIDOC!

To increase the visibility of your thesis, publish it in FRIDOC. The comprehensive database dedicated to refrigeration information now comprises nearly 300 theses from across the globe.

Thanks to a filter that was recently added to the IIR FRIDOC database, it is now easier to find your thesis on the platform.

With nearly 300 theses, 39 with attached files and 260 without, FRIDOC comprises more than 109,000 indexed documents and is the world’s most comprehensive database dedicated to refrigeration information.

Students, share your thesis!


The IIR is offering PhD, Master and Bachelor students the possibility to publish their final thesis in the FRIDOC database, provided that the thesis covers a field related to refrigeration technologies or applications, and that the main author is from one of the 59 IIR member countries (see list of member countries).

How to publish a thesis in FRIDOC?


It’s simple! The main author should:

  • provide their thesis in PDF format
  • indicate their nationality
  • agree to the inclusion of the thesis in FRIDOC, specifying that there is no copyright conflict for its publication.


To request to publish your PhD, Master or Bachelor thesis in FRIDOC, send an email to


Consult the theses in FRIDOC

Use the filter under “Document category”


Disclaimer: The publication of theses by PhD, Master and Bachelor students in the FRIDOC database shall not constitute recognition or a guarantee of quality from the International Institute of Refrigeration. The use of the data and information contained in these theses, as well as all the consequences resulting from this use, are the exclusive responsibility of the user.