Hybrid Vapor Absorption and Compression System -A Thermodynamic Environmental and Economic Analysis – A Review


  • Bodhisatwa Chowdhury PG Scholar, Mechanical Engineering Department, NIT Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India.


Vapor compression-absorption refrigeration system, Thermo-economic analysis, Environmental aspects, Hybrid refrigeration system


The purpose of reducing cost and energy and gaining a better Coefficient of Performance (COP) leads to the study for the improvement of designing and innovating different refrigeration cycles and their combinations. Researches are carried out on a hybrid cycle based on the VCR-VAR system. Different types of refrigerants are analyzed to get maximum performance keeping the environment in mind. Different designs are made to improve the waste heat recovery to gain a sustainable system. Also, hybrid systems coupled with power cycles can reduce the external power demand have been studied. According to the studies, improvement in terms of COP, costs, energy-saving and environmental friendliness is gained. In this study, summaries of various studies regarding the thermo-economic analysis of the VCR-VAR system are provided, keeping the environmental aspects in mind.


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How to Cite

Bodhisatwa Chowdhury. (2022). Hybrid Vapor Absorption and Compression System -A Thermodynamic Environmental and Economic Analysis – A Review. Journal of Advanced Mechanical Sciences, 1(2), 57–62. Retrieved from http://research.jamsjournal.com/index.php/jamsjournal/article/view/13



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