Publish your thesis in FRIDOC today!

The FRIDOC database: your gateway to increased visibility in the field of refrigeration.

We understand that it is important for authors of PhD thesis and dissertations to get recognition for and visibility of their work.


By sharing knowledge, work, results and ideas, not only do individuals who work in the field benefit, but in the long run, so does the refrigeration industry.

As such, the IIR has provided the ideal platform to promote your work to your peers in any chosen refrigeration field; the IIR FRIDOC database.


FRIDOC at a glance!
Over 100,000 documents
Content available in over 40 languages
More than 80,000 individual authors
Over 92 countries represented


Why reference in FRIDOC?

With over 100,000 documents selected from scientific and technical publications from across the globe in all fields of refrigeration, FRIDOC is the most comprehensive database dedicated to refrigeration information in the world.


By referencing in FRIDOC, your thesis will appear in Open Access alongside articles from the renowned International Journal of Refrigeration (IJR), and papers from IIR conferences, congresses and co-sponsored conferences.


What can be referenced?


PhD thesis dedicated to refrigeration, as well as dissertations presented for a Master’s or a Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent, may be included provided the content is of a high quality.


How to publish my thesis in FRIDOC?


If you are an IIR member, and either an author or a supervisor of the work, send an email to; subject line “Publish thesis in FRIDOC”, with the following:

  1. Thesis in PDF format
  2. Author’s full name and email address
  3. Title of the thesis
  4. Name of the educational institution which granted the degree
  5. A signed agreement by the author for inclusion of the dissertation in FRIDOC and indicating that no copyright conflicts exist.


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