Department: BSc in Electro Mechanical Engineering
Module Description: This module is designed to introduce the student to the refrigerant potential of HVAC systems. This includes the refrigerants, compressors, condensers, evaporators, axillaries, controls, constant volume and VAV air distribution systems, district cooling, thermal storage and cooling using co- & tri-generation integrated cooling systems.
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