Refrigeration and Air Cooling

  • R. H. B. Exell
Conference paper


The scientific principles involved in the use of solar energy for refrigeration and air cooling are reviewed together with mention of some of the early experimental work and discussions of more recent developments. The topics covered include passive systems, compression refrigeration, open cycle dehumidification, ammonia-water absorption refrigeration, water-lithium bromide absorption refrigeration, and solid absorption refrigeration.


Solar Collector Refrigeration System Rankine Cycle Humidity Ratio Absorption Refrigeration 
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  • R. H. B. Exell
    • 1
  1. 1.Asian Institute of TechnologyThailand

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