Application of sorption heat pumps for increasing of new power sources efficiency

Journal title

Archives of Thermodynamics




No 2 July



Sorbent materials ; Heat pumps ; Heat pipes ; Heat exchangers ; Fuel cells ; Trigeneration

Divisions of PAS

Nauki Techniczne




The Committee on Thermodynamics and Combustion of the Polish Academy of Sciences




Artykuły / Articles


ISSN 1231-0956 ; eISSN 2083-6023


Simander G. (null), Fuel cell technology for natural gas. ; Aristov Y. (2008), Chemical and sorption heat engines: state of the art development prospects in the Russian Federation and the Republic of Belarus, J. Eng. Physics & Thermophysics, 81, 1, 17. ; Vasiliev L. (1999), Multisalt-carbon chemical cooler for space applications, J. Eng. Physics & Thermophysics, 72, 595. ; Lepinasse E. (2001), Cooling storage with resorption process. Application to a box temperature control, Appl. Therm. Eng, 21, 1251. ; Vasiliev L. (1992), Solid adsorption refrigerators with active carbon-acetone and carbon-ethanol pairs. ; Vasiliev L. (1999), A solar and electrical solid sorption refrigerator, Int. L. Thermal Sci, 38, 220. ; Vasiliev L. (2001), A solar-gas solid sorption refrigerator, J. Adsorption, 7, 149. ; Raldow W. (1979), Chemical heat pumps — a basic thermodynamic analysis, Solar Energy, 23, 75. ; Wonggsuwan W. (2001), Review of chemical heat pump technology and applications, Appl. Therm. Eng, 21, 1489. ; Poelstra S. (2002), Techno-economic feasibility of hightemperature high-lift chemical heat pumps for upgrading industrial waste heat, Appl. Therm. Eng, 22, 1619. ; Meunier F. (1985), Second law analysis of a solid adsorption heat pump operating on reversible cascade cycles: application to the zeolite-water pair, Heat Recovery Systems, 5, 133. ; Tozer R. (1997), Fundamental thermodynamics of ideal absorption cycles, Int. J. Refrig, 20, 2, 120. ; El-Sharkwary I. (2006), Experimental investigation on adsorption of ethanol onto activated carbon fibers for possible application in adsorption cooling system, Appl. Therm. Eng, 26, 859. ; Sharkawy I. (2008), Experimental investigation on activated carbon-ethanol pair for solar powered adsorption cooling applications, Int. J. Refrig, 31, 1407. ; Lu Y. (2003), Adsorption cold storage system with zeolite-water working pair used for locomotive air conditioning, Energy Conversion & Management, 44, 1733. ; Wang L. (2004), Compound adsorbent for adsorption ice maker on fishing boats, Int. J. Refrig, 27, 401, ; Lambert M. (2005), Review of Regenerative Adsorption Heat Pumps, J. Thermophysics & Heat Transfer, 19, 4, 471. ; Vasiliev L., Kanonchik L., Antukh A., Kulakov A., Rosin I.: <i>Waste Heat Driven Solid Sorption Coolers.</i> SAE Technical Paper 941580, 1994. ; Vasiliev L. (1996), Complex compound/ammonia coolers, null. ; Vasiliev L. (1996), NAX zeolite, carbon fiber and CaCl<sub>2</sub> ammonia reactors for heat pumps and refrigerators, J. Adsorption, 2, 311. ; Neveu P. (1993), Solid-gas chemical heat pumps: field of application and performance of the internal heat of reaction recovery process, Heat Recov. Syst. CHP, 13, 233. ; Critoph R. (1988), Performance limitations of adsorption cycles for solar cooling, Solar Energy, 41, 21. ; Wang R. (2001), Adsorption refrigeration research in Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Renew Sust Energy Rev, 5, 1. ; Saha B. (2003), Waste heat driven dual-mode, multi-stage, multi-bed regenerative adsorption system, Int. J. Refrig, 26, 749, ; Aristov Yu. (2006), Kinetics of water sorption on SWS-1L (calcium chloride confined to mesoporous silica gel): Influence of grain size and temperature, Chem. Eng. Sci, 61, 1453. ; Mauran S. (2008), Solar heating and cooling by a thermochemical process, First experiments of a prototype storing 60 kWh by a solid/gas reaction. Solar Energy, 82, 623. ; Li T. (2007), Performance study of a highefficient multifunction heat pipe type adsorption ice making system with novel mass and heat recovery processes, Int. J. Therm. Sci, 46, 1267. ; Vasiliev L. (2002), Miniature heat pipes, experimental analysis and software, null. ; Spinner B. (1996), Cascading Sorption Machines: New Concepts for the Power Control of Solid-Gas Thermochemical Systems, null, 2, 531. ; Vasiliev L. (2002), Multisalt-carbon portable chemical heat pump, null, 463. ; Meunier F. (1998), Solid sorption heat powered cycles for cooling and heat pumping applications, Appl. Therm. Eng, 18, 715. ; Lepinasse E. (1994), Modelling and experimental investigation of anew type of thermochemical transformer based on the coupling of two solid-gas reactions, Chem. Eng. Proc, 33, 125. ; Choi H. (1996), System modeling and parameter effects on designand performance of ammonia based thermochemical transformer, null. ; Goetz V. (1997), A solid-gas thermochemical cooling system using BaCl<sub>2</sub> and NiCl<sub>2</sub>, Energy, 22, 49. ; Vasiliev L. (2004), Resorption heat pump, Appl. Therm. Eng, 24, 1893. ; Aidoun Z. (2002), Salt impregnated carbon fibres as the reactive medium in a chemical heat pump: the NH<sub>3</sub>-CoCl<sub>2</sub> system, Appl. Therm. Eng, 22, 1163. ; Aidoun Z. (2002), The synthesis reaction in a chemical heat pump reactor filled with chloride salt impregnated carbon fibers: the NH<sub>3</sub>-CoCl<sub>2</sub> system, Appl. Therm. Eng, 22, 1943.