Advances in Engineering Research by Victoria M. Petrova

By Victoria M. Petrova

Show description

Read or Download Advances in Engineering Research PDF

Best alternative & renewable books

Practical Hydrogen Systems:an Experimenter's Guide

The writer of construct your individual gasoline Cells, construct your personal sun Panel and construct a sun Hydrogen gas cellphone procedure stocks the main points of his prime quality, self-pressurized chrome steel hydrogen generator, and gives useful perception into elements, subsystems and strategies inquisitive about the creation of hydrogen.

Photochemistry Volume 40

Content material: fresh tendencies in computational photochemistry; natural features. Alkenes, alkynes, polyenes; natural facets. Oxygen-containing capabilities; natural points. fragrant compounds; natural facets. services containing a heteroatom varied from oxygen; historical past of the Asian and Oceanian Photochemical organization historical past of the eu Photochemical organization; Photochemistry of the prebiotic surroundings; UV filters in sunscreen.

Induced Seismicity Potential in Energy Technologies

Long ago numerous years, a few strength applied sciences that inject or extract fluid from the Earth, corresponding to oil and gasoline improvement and geothermal power improvement, were chanced on or suspected to reason seismic occasions, drawing heightened public consciousness. even if just a very small fraction of injection and extraction actions one of the thousands of strength improvement websites within the usa have triggered seismicity at degrees seen to the general public, figuring out the potential of inducing felt seismic occasions and for proscribing their incidence and affects is fascinating for kingdom and federal firms, undefined, and the general public at huge.

Rechargeable Sensor Networks : Technology, Theory, and Application: Introduce Energy Harvesting to Sensor Networks

The harvesting of power from ambient power resources to energy digital units has been famous as a promising option to the problem of powering the ever-growing variety of cellular units round us. Key applied sciences within the quickly starting to be box of power harvesting specialise in constructing options to trap ambient strength surrounding the cellular units and convert it into usable electricity for the aim of recharging acknowledged units.

Extra resources for Advances in Engineering Research

Sample text

2009). Critoph and his co-worker studied the adsorption performance of 26 types of activated carbon with ammonia (Tamainot-Telto et al. 2009) indicating the availability of wide range of this adsorbent. Activated carbon fiber (ACF) is a fiber form of activated carbon that has many advantages over activated carbon in terms of mass and heat transfer performance. Compared by activated carbon, ACF surface area is larger and its pores are more uniform. The disadvantages of the activated carbon fiber are anisotropic thermal conductivity and high thermal resistance between the fibers and adsorbent-bed heat exchanger surface compared to granular activated carbon.

The aforementioned components are controlled to work sequentially through four modes shown in Figures 4 and 2 namely; isosteric heating (preheating switching) (1-2), isobaric desorption/condensation (2-3/2-3`), isosteric cooling (precooling switching) (3-4) and isobaric adsorption/evaporation (4-1/4`-1). In the isosteric heating/cooling also named switching periods, the refrigerant amount in the reactor chambers remains constant. During the switching modes all interconnected valves are closed to keep the amount of refrigerant in the reactors constant during preheating/precooling.

Toxicity: some of the refrigerants applied in adsorption refrigeration cycle are toxic and hence stringent safety measures should be implemented which limit their application. Explosion: hydrogen refrigerant utilized with salt hydrides is an explosive one. This means more consideration of the cost of manufacturing of such type of cycle. Compatibility: some refrigerants are corrosive and need special material of relatively high cost. This increases the machines costs and hence limits its market potential.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.78 of 5 – based on 24 votes