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Control-Oriented Modeling of Transcritical Vapor Compression Systems

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Bryan P. Rasmussen, Andrew G. Alleyne

Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801

J. Dyn. Sys., Meas., Control 126(1), 54-64 (Apr 12, 2004) (11 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1648312 History: Received April 16, 2003; Revised August 19, 2003; Online April 12, 2004
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Figures

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Diagram of Transcritical Vapor Compression Cycle
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Gas Cooler with a Single Region of Supercritical Fluid
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Evaporator with Two-phase Flow at Entrance and Superheated Vapor at Exit
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Diagram of a Counterflow Heat Exchanger
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Evaporator Pressure for Step Changes in Compressor Speed
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Gas Cooler Pressure for Step Changes in Compressor Speed
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Evaporator Superheat for Step Changes in Compressor Speed
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Evaporator Exit Air Temperature for Step Changes in Compressor Speed

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