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Title: Thermoeconomic optimization of a LiBr absorption refrigeration system
Authors: Kızılkan, Önder 
Sencan, Arzu 
Kalogirou, Soteris A. 
K?z?lkan, ?nder 
Sencan, Arzu 
Keywords: Thermoeconomic optimization
Absorption refrigeration
Heat exchangers
Refrigeration
Issue Date: 2007
Publisher: Elsevier B. V.
Source: Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, Vol. 46, no. 12, 2007, pp. 1376-1384
Abstract: Optimization of thermal systems is generally based on thermodynamic analysis. Thermoeconomic optimization technique combines thermodynamic analysis with economic constraints to obtain an optimum configuration of a thermal system. In this study, the thermoeconomic optimization technique is applied to a LiBr absorption refrigeration system. Various components of the system such as condenser, evaporator, generator, and absorber heat exchangers are optimized. Additionally, optimum heat exchanger areas with corresponding optimum operating temperatures are determined. A cost function is specified for the optimum conditions. Finally, an example for the optimum design of a 20 kW LiBr system is given.
URI: http://ktisis.cut.ac.cy/handle/10488/103
ISSN: 0255-2701
DOI: 10.1016/j.cep.2006.11.007
Rights: Copyright © 2006 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
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