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A Resonant Air-Standard Heat Engine

[+] Author Affiliations
C. Richards, R. Richards, H. Bardaweel

Washington State University, Pullman, WA

M. Anderson

University of Idaho, Moscow, ID

Paper No. IMECE2010-39190, pp. 1009-1016; 8 pages
doi:10.1115/IMECE2010-39190
From:
  • ASME 2010 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition
  • Volume 5: Energy Systems Analysis, Thermodynamics and Sustainability; NanoEngineering for Energy; Engineering to Address Climate Change, Parts A and B
  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, November 12–18, 2010
  • Conference Sponsors: ASME
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-4429-8
  • Copyright © 2010 by ASME

abstract

A resonant heat engine in which the piston assembly is replaced by a sealed elastic cavity is modeled and analyzed. A linearized nondimensional lumped-parameter model is derived and used to investigate the factors that control the performance of the engine. The results show that operation at resonance is beneficial. Local maxima in efficiency are encountered at odd multiples of the resonance frequency. Efficiency is enhanced by small damping.

Copyright © 2010 by ASME
Topics: Heat engines

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