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Experiments


The chiller system has been installed, commissioned, tested; and it is fully operational.         

It was tested by varying six operating parameters, one at a time: the chilled water supply temperature setting, the return temperature and flow rate; the cooling water supply temperature and flow rate; and the steam supply pressure.   The test matrix and results are summarized in Results section.


Additional information can be found in the thesis of Hongxi Yin "An Absorption Chiller in a Micro BCHP Application: Model based Design and Performance Analysis" (pdf) (Appendix 1A, 2A, 2B, 3A, 4A)