Vehicle Thermal Management Systems (VTMS 6) (IMechE Event Publications)

Vehicle Thermal Management Systems (VTMS 6) (IMechE Event Publications)

By: IMechE (Institution of Mechanical Engineers) (author)Paperback

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Vehicle Thermal Management Systems - VTMS 6 brings together papers from world-renowned experts in their field, creating a volume of up-to-the-minute research and developments. VTMS 6 makes vital reading for all automotive engineers and designers who wish to investigate the most innovative and effective ways of improving passenger thermal comfort while reducing fuel consumption. Also included is a CD-ROM containing all the papers that were presented at the conference. The CD-ROM has been created using Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 with Search. Acrobat Reader is a unique software application that allows the user the opportunity to view, search, download, and print information electronically generated and produced in PDF format. It has extensive search facilities by author, subject, key-words, etc. Topics covered include: Heat and A/C - heat and A/C Vehicle Comfort - Heat Exchanger/Manufacture - Emissions - Alternate Power Trains - Total Systems - Cooling Systems - Engines - Underhood - Heat Exchangers

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The IMechE is the United Kingdom's qualifying body for mechanical engineers and the home of mechanical engineers for over 150 years. Around 75,000 engineers world-wide are members.


Heat and A/C C599/065/2003 The increasing sophistication of math-based tools and their application to HVAC module development H Clesse 3 C599/097/2003 Effect of internal heat exchanger on performance of R134a systems S Nelson and P Hrnjak 17 C599/052/2003 Control technologies to optimize operating performance of R744 climate control systems H Kampf, M Sickelmann, B Taxis-Reischl, W Baruschke, G Feuerecker, and H Raiser 29 C599/063/2003 Control of a transcritical cycle for optimum efficiency A Bergami and T Cowell 51 C599/083/2003 Potential applications of R-152a refrigerant in vehicle climate control M Ghodbane, L Scherer, J Baker, and P Kadle 63 C599/098/2003 Automotive AC/HP systems using R744 (CO2) F Vetter and S Memory 75 C599/058/2003 PTC air heater with electronic control units - innovative compact solutions A Hauck 89 C599/066/2003 The management of ice build-up in an automotive heat pump M Idris and T Cowell 101 C599/067/2003 A coolant-based automotive heat pump system J Rogstam and F Mingrino 111 C599/015/2003 Reduction of the power consumption of an A/C system S Karl, C Petitjean, E Mace, J M Liu, and M Ben Yahia 123 Underhood C599/074/2003 Integrated underbonnet thermal management simulation A Skea, A Jolliffe, R Harrison, M R Jones, P Cardani, and L Smith 825 C599/090/2003 Knowledge-based thermal analysis spreadsheet D R Bridge 837 C599/103/2003 The development of an advanced automotive control unit by the use of thermal analysis techniques G Thomas, Y M Yuan, and C P Jobling 849 C599/028/2003 Underhood component temperature analysis for passenger cars H Reister and M Maihofer 859 C599/056/2003 Application of CFD as an efficient analysis tool supporting the experimental investigation of underhood and underbody vehicle flows M Schuster 867 C599/101/2003 Guidelines for underhood thermal management of off-highway vehicles S R Malipeddi 879 Heat Exchangers C599/016/2003 Comparison of heat performance of various radiator core designs from field and lab tests G Chiewcharat, D Irving, and B Sritranon 891 C599/105/2003 CFD parametric analysis for compact heat exchanger airway design Y-M Yuan and A Jackson 901 Authors' Index 919

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  • ISBN13: 9781860584183
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 922
  • ID: 9781860584183
  • weight: 2754
  • ISBN10: 1860584187

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