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All the components of the heat pumps are same as the refrigerator and even they perform the similar functions; the only difference is that in the heat pumps the components work in a reverse manner. The heat pump is the reverse refrigerator. The main purpose of the refrigerator is to chill or cool or freeze the substance, by maintaining very low temperature in the freezer. It absorbs the heat from the freezer or evaporator and throws it to the atmosphere which is at high temperature. The main purpose of the heat pump is to heat the room during winter seasons or when the atmospheric temperature is very low.
In its most basic form, a vapor-compression refrigeration system [see Van Wylen ] consists of an evaporator, a compressor, a condenser, a throttling device which is usually an expansion valve or capillary tube and the connecting tubing. The working fluid is the refrigerant, such as freon or ammonia, which goes through a thermodynamic cycle see also Refrigeration. Four important processes take place during the cycle. Evaporation of the refrigerant occurs from a liquid to a saturated vapor, theoretically at a constant pressure. In practice, however, a pressure drop is associated with fluid flow and heat transfer through the evaporator. Secondly, work W is done on the refrigerant as saturated vapor at low pressure and temperature enters the compressor and undergoes adiabatic compression from 1 to 2. The result is a compressed refrigerant vapor at high pressure and temperature at the compressor outlet point 2 in Figures 1 and 2.
Hello Readers, in today's session, we will discuss on the Difference between a Refrigerator, Heat Pump, and Heat Engine in a detailed way with respective figures. Before going to the differences, let give you an overview of these three devices. In a heat engine, the heat supplied to the engine is converted into useful work. If Q2 is the heat supplied to the engine and Q1 is the heat rejected from the heat engine, then the network done by the engine is given by. The performance of a refrigerator is the "ratio of the amount of heat taken from the Cold body Q1 to the amount of work to be done on the system WR. Any refrigerating system is a heat pump, which extracts heat from a cold body and delivers it to a hot body.
Figure 1. Almost every home contains a refrigerator. Heat pumps, air conditioners, and refrigerators utilize heat transfer from cold to hot. They are heat engines run backward. We say backward, rather than reverse, because except for Carnot engines, all heat engines, though they can be run backward, cannot truly be reversed. Heat transfer occurs from a cold reservoir Q c and into a hot one.
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A heat pump is a device used to warm and sometimes also cool buildings by transferring thermal energy from a cooler space to a warmer space using the refrigeration cycle , being the opposite direction in which heat transfer would take place without the application of external power. Common device types include air source heat pumps , ground source heat pumps , water source heat pumps and exhaust air heat pumps. Heat pumps are also often used in district heating systems. The higher the number, the more efficient a heat pump is and the less energy it consumes.
In heat engine the heat supplied to the engine is converted into useful work. If Q 2 is the heat supplied to the engine and Q 1 is the heat rejected from the engine, the net work done by the engine is given by:. The performance of a heat engine is expressed by its efficiency. We know that the efficiency or coefficient of performance of an engine,.
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Refrigerators, like heat engines, are cyclic devices. The working fluid used in the refrigeration cycle is called a refrigerant. The most frequently used refrigeration.Reply
In this study, an existing laboratory heat pump is converted to a refrigeration unit in order to evaluate efficiency, power consumption, pressure and temperature variations and optimal charge amount of the system in new mode using refrigerant RC.Reply
Refrigeration & Heat Pump Systems Refrigeration Cycles) or (2) two phases (=> Vapor- H.P. - capable of providing both a cooling and a heating effect.Reply
For comparison purposes, various types of refrigeration/heat pump systems are considered: the thermoelectric refrigerator, the reverse Brayton.Reply
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