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Main Title Optimum Working Fluids for Automotive Rankine Engines. Volume I. Executive Summary.
Author Miller, D. R. ; Null, H. R. ; Thompson., Q. E. ;
CORP Author Monsanto Research Corp., St. Louis, Mo.;Environmental Protection Agency, Ann Arbor, Mich. Div. of Advanced Automotive Power Systems Development.;Sundstrand Aviation, Rockford, Ill.
Year Published 1973
Report Number EPA-68-04-0030; APTD-1563;
Stock Number PB-239 247
Additional Subjects Automotive engineering ; Rankine cycle ; Fluoroaromatic compounds ; Pyridines ; Reciprocating engines ; Gas turbines ; Thermodynamics ; Toxicity ; Flammability ; Design ; Optimization ; Efficiency ; Benzene/pentafluoro ; Benzene/hexafluoro ; Pyridine/methyl
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-239 247 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 37p
Abstract Four major tasks are summarized: (1) Establishing working fluid selection criteria; (2) Searching for and screening a large group of fluid candidates; (3) Developing a comprehensive data base for the most promising two candidates; (4) Predicting optimum engine designs, one reciprocating and one turbine, involving the two preferred working fluids.
Supplementary Notes Prepared in Cooperation with Sundstrand Aviation, Rockford, Ill.
Availability Notes Paper copy also available in set of 4 reports as PB-239 246-SET, PC E99.
Highlights Notes Four-volume report that covers screening of fluid candidates and optimum systems designs for turbine and reciprocating engines.
PUB Date Free Form Jun 73
Category Codes 07D; 21G; 21E; 85B#; 99F
NTIS Prices PC A03/MF A01
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 326598404
Origin NTIS
Type CAT