アンモニア-水系吸収冷凍機のエンタルピ線図の評価(ZieglerおよびMerkelによるエンタルピ線図の比較・解析) [in Japanese] Evaluation of Enthalpy Diagrams for NH_3-H_2O Absorption Refrigerator(Analysis and Comparison Between Ziegler's Equations and Merkel's Enthalpy Diagrams. ) [in Japanese]
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The protection of environment is becoming a grave problem nowadays and an absorption refrigerator, which does not use fleon as a refrigerant, is acquiring a close attention. Among the absorption refrigerators, a number of ammonia-water absorption refrigerators are being used in realm such as refrigeration and ice accumulation, since this type of refrigerator can produce below zero degree products.<br>It is essential to conduct an investigation on the characteristics of ammonia-water absorption refrigerator in detail by means of computer simulation in order to realize low cost, highly efficient operation. Unfortunately, there have been number of problems in order to conduct computer simulations. Firstly, Merkel's achievements of enthalpy diagram does not give the relational equations. And secondly, although relational equation are being proposed by Ziegler, simpler equations that can be applied to computer simulation are yet to be proposed.<br>In this research, simper equations based on Ziegler's equations have been derived to make computer simulation concerning the performance of ammonia-water absorption refrigerator possible-Both results of computer simulations using simple equations and Merkel's enthalpy diagram respectively, have been compared with the actual experimental data of one staged ammonia-water absorption refrigerator. Consequently, it is clarified that the results from Ziegler's equations agree with experimental data better than those from Merkel's enthalpy diagram.
Trans.JSRAE 12(1), 95-105, 1995-03-31
Japan Society of Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers