4.3 Experimental results Test REF.

Fan Power 1 Pre-heat Power 2 Pre-heat Power 1 Re-heat Power 2nd Re-heat Power Evaporator Outlet Pressure Condenser Inlet Pressure Condenser Outlet Pressure Evaporator Inlet Condensate Rate
st nd st

1 Pf P P P P P1 RMS W kW kW kW kW kNm2 (abs) kNm
2

2 130

3 130

4 130

130 281.3 1051.3 1026.3 -16 0.000167

1.335470085 1.335470085 1.3354701 321.3 1126.3 1101.3 -15 0.000092 1.376651982 321.3 1151.3 1101.3 -11 0.000043 1.376652 1.3469828 321.3 1151.3 1126.3 -34 0.0000575

P2

(abs) kNm2 (abs) °C kg/s

P3 t16 ṁc

Table 1 : A660 observation list

Test Ref. Air Mass Flow Rate ṁa Compressor Work Ẇin Coefficient of COP Performance Energy Efficiency EER Ratio Sample calculation

kg/s kW

1 0.02164 1.33 0.4228

2 0.02165 1.48 0.5576 1902.583

3 0.02192 1.66 0.5547 1892.875

4 0.0213 1.49 0.5012 1710.139

Btuh-1 /kW

1442.65

Table 2 : Summary of the result

The calculation for case 1 is used to demonstrate the refrigerant process. Orifice calibration: ̇ √

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For air condition Fan and Pre-heater Evaporator Re-heater A B C D Figure 1 : Schematic view of air conditioning system Energy and Mass balance: Dry Air Mass Balance Water Mass Balance Energy Balance : ̇ : ̇ : ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ where ̇ Obtain the enthalpy from psychometric chart. Thus. Heat transfer in evaporator section: ̇ ̇ .

For refrigerant cycle Qout Win Compressor 2 Condenser 3 Qin Evaporator 4 1 Expansion valve Figure 2 : Schematic view of refrigerant cycle Energy balance for Evaporator: ̇ ̇ ( ̇ ) Energy balance for Compressor: ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ .

14 Btu/hr .Coefficient of Performance (COP): ̇ ̇ Energy Efficiency Ratio (EER): ( ) Where 1 kW = 3412.

2 43 250 220 1050 1025 0.Appendix Appendix 1: Experimental readings Test Ref.4 21.5 21.4 21.6 42.153 130 50 424 17 Figure 3 : Experimental readings .6 14.4 80 41.3 22.6 43.3 24 23.1 29 18.4 18.153 130 50 356 17 4 25.2 12.8 83.4 250 220 1025 1000 0.6 44.8 14 15.149 130 50 239 16 3 25.6 42.4 26.145 130 50 149 15 2 25.7 68.1 18.4 18.6 39 250 180 950 925 0.0 21.1 21.6 12.6 250 220 1050 1000 0. Air at Fan Inlet After Pre-heat / Steam Injection After Cooling / Dehumidification After Re-heating Evaporator Outlet Condenser Inlet Condenser Outlet Supply Volts Evaporator Outlet Pressure Condenser Inlet Pressure Condenser Outlet Pressure Duct Differential Pressure Fan Supply Voltage Condensate Collate Time Interval R134a Mass Flow Rate Symbol T1 T2 T3 T4 T5 T6 T7 T8 T13 T14 T15 VL P1 P2 P3 Z VF Me x ̇ Unit °C °C °C °C °C °C °C °C °C °C °C V AC kNm2(g) kNm2(g) kNm2(g) kPa V ml s g/s 1 25.2 85.5 21.5 18.8 28.3 22.5 21.2 22.8 18.7 43.5 21.5 29.

Appendix 2: Sample calculation CASE 2 Orifice calibration: ̇ √ ̇ √ In air duct. Heat transfer in evaporator section: ̇ ̇ . Energy and Mass balance: Dry Air Mass Balance Water Mass Balance Energy Balance : ̇ : ̇ : ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ where ̇ Obtain the enthalpy from psychometric chart. Thus.

In refrigerant cycle. Energy balance for Evaporator: ̇ ̇ ( ̇ ) Energy balance for Compressor: ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ Coefficient of Performance (COP): ̇ ̇ Energy Efficiency Ratio (EER): .

Heat transfer in evaporator section: ̇ ̇ . Thus. Energy and Mass balance: Dry Air Mass Balance Water Mass Balance Energy Balance : ̇ : ̇ : ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ where ̇ Obtain the enthalpy from psychometric chart.( ) CASE 3 Orifice calibration: ̇ √ ̇ √ In air duct.

In refrigerant cycle. Energy balance for Evaporator: ̇ ̇ ( ̇ ) Energy balance for Compressor: ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ Coefficient of Performance (COP): ̇ ̇ Energy Efficiency Ratio (EER): .

Thus.( ) CASE 4 Orifice calibration: ̇ √ ̇ √ In air duct. Energy and Mass balance: Dry Air Mass Balance Water Mass Balance Energy Balance : ̇ : ̇ : ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ where ̇ Obtain the enthalpy from psychometric chart. Heat transfer in evaporator section: ̇ ̇ .

In refrigerant cycle. Energy balance for Evaporator: ̇ ̇ ( ̇ ) Energy balance for Compressor: ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ ̇ Coefficient of Performance (COP): ̇ ̇ .

Energy Efficiency Ratio (EER): ( ) Appendix 3: Error Estimation .

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