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ME-832 Advanced Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
Campus PNEC
Programs PG
Session Spring Semester 2017
Course Title Advanced Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
Course Code ME-832
Credit Hours 3-0
Pre-Requisutes Heat Transfer, Fluid Dynamics
Course Objectives
  • To provide knowledge on various refrigeration cycles, system components and refrigerants.
  • To provide knowledge on design aspects of Refrigeration & Air conditioning Systems.
Detail Content
  • Review of Thermodynamic Principles of Refrigeration.
  • Carnot Refrigeration Cycle
  • Vapor Compression Refrigeration Cycle
  • Properties of Refrigerants
  • Absorption Refrigeration
  • Steam Jet Refrigeration
  • Psychrometry
  • Heating and Cooling Load Calculations
Text/Ref Books
  • Refrigeration and Air Conditioning by W. F. Stoecker
  • Refrigeration and Air Conditioning by A. R. TROTT
  • Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Technology by Bill Whitman & Bill Johnson
  • Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning by Guy Hundy
  • Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning by A. D. Althouse, C. H. Turnquist, A.F. Bracciano
  • Air Conditioning and Refrigeration by Rex Miller, Mark Miller
  • Air Conditioning Principles and Systems: An Energy Approach (4th Edition) by Edward G. Pita
Time Schedule Spring Semester 2012
Faculty/Resource Person Dr Waqar Ahmed Khan
PhD (University of Waterloo), Canada
Discipline: Mechanical Engineering, Specialization: Fluid Dynamics, Heat Transfer