Description

This collection of papers from a prestigious IMechE conference, held in September 2009 in London, features participation from equipment manufacturers, suppliers, users and research organisations. The papers examine developments in air, gas and refrigeration compressors, vacuum pumps, expanders, related systems and components. Major topics (appropriate to compressors and their systems) addressed include: technology development; operation, maintenance and reliability; safety and environmental impact; system integration and behaviour; design and manufacture; legislation; energy efficiency; upgrades and refurbishment.

Table of Contents

Papers cover the following areas: Scroll compressors; Screw compressors; Valves; Centrifugal compressors; Ocillating and vane compressors; Dynamic compressors; Reciprocating compressors; Modelling; Noise and vibration.

Details

No. of pages:
500
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Woodhead Publishing
Print ISBN:
9781843345817

About the author

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers is one of the leading professional engineering institutions in the world.