Textbook of Refrigeration and Air-conditioning (M.E.)

Textbook of Refrigeration and Air-conditioning (M.E.) by R.S. Khurmi

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Written By: R.S. Khurmi
Publisher: S Chand

Binding: Paperback
Language: English
EAN: 9788121927819
ISBN: 8121927811
Number Of Pages: 720
Publication Date: 2006-12-01
Manufacturer: S Chand

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“A Textbook of Refrigeration and Air Conditioning” is an aptly written textbooks for the students of Mechanical Engineering while also a must-read for anyone with an interest in the subject.
For 30 years, topics such as Air Refrigeration Cycles and Systems, Vapour Compression Refrigeration Systems (Simple and Compound), Refrigerants (incl. Compressors), Psychrometry and Applications of Refrigeration and Air Conditioning have been included and updated for students to conceptualise the subject in a complete manner. The chapters consist of various exercises, examples, and multiple illustrations that aid in understanding the subject better.

Key Features:

  • Every concept has been treated individually and then linked within the chapter to provide not only information but also insight.
  • Close to 800 examples, figures, tables and pictorial depictions aid to the concepts explained.
  • More than 500 chapter-end (objective and subjective) and exercise questions add to the practice of the students.

Table of Content :

  • Introduction
  • Air Refrigeration Cycles
  • Air Refrigeration Systems
  • Simple Vapour Compression Refrigeration Systems
  • Compound Vapour Compression Refrigeration Systems
  • Multiple Evaporator and Compressor Systems
  • Vapour Absorption Refrigeration Systems
  • Refrigerants
  • Refrigerant Compressors
  • Condensers
  • Evaporators
  • Expansion Devices
  • Food Preservation
  • Low Temperature Refrigeration (Cryogenics)
  • Steam Jet Refrigeration System
  • Psychrometry
  • Comfort Conditions
  • Air Conditioning Systems
  • Cooling Load Estimation
  • Ducts
  • Fans
  • Applications of Refrigeration and Air Conditioning


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