Yıl 2018, Cilt 21, Sayı 2, Sayfalar 94 - 101 2018-05-30

Meta-heuristic and RSM approach for Multi-objective Optimization of Plain Flow Refrigerant Vapor Condensation inside Tubes

Ravindra Kumar [1] , Parmananad Kumar [2]

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Condensers are extensively used heat exchangers in automobiles and air conditioning systems. Optimization of heat transfer and pressure drop inside condensers is an important area of concern for the designers. In the present study, condensation  characteristics inside smooth horizontal tubes is optimized using teaching-learning based optimization (TLBO) algorithm and response surface methodology (RSM). Refrigerant mass velocity (G), vapor quality (x) and tube internal diameter (Di) are taken as design parameters. Heat transfer coefficient (h) and pressure drop (ΔP) values of refrigerants are calculated based on the mathematical models and served as objective functions for RSM. The same mathematical models are applied to formulate a multi-objective optimization problem with an aim to maximize heat transfer coefficient and minimize pressure drop and is solved using TLBO. Two different refrigerants have been considered to display the application of the approaches. Of the two methods applied, TLBO seems to give better optimum results.

Condensation, Heat transfer, Pressure drop, TLBO, RSM
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Yazar: Ravindra Kumar
Kurum: National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur
Ülke: India


Yazar: Parmananad Kumar
Kurum: National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur
Ülke: India


Bibtex @araştırma makalesi { ijot306393, journal = {International Journal of Thermodynamics}, issn = {1301-9724}, eissn = {2146-1511}, address = {Yaşar DEMİREL}, year = {2018}, volume = {21}, pages = {94 - 101}, doi = {10.5541/ijot.306393}, title = {Meta-heuristic and RSM approach for Multi-objective Optimization of Plain Flow Refrigerant Vapor Condensation inside Tubes}, key = {cite}, author = {Kumar, Ravindra and Kumar, Parmananad} }
APA Kumar, R , Kumar, P . (2018). Meta-heuristic and RSM approach for Multi-objective Optimization of Plain Flow Refrigerant Vapor Condensation inside Tubes. International Journal of Thermodynamics, 21 (2), 94-101. DOI: 10.5541/ijot.306393
MLA Kumar, R , Kumar, P . "Meta-heuristic and RSM approach for Multi-objective Optimization of Plain Flow Refrigerant Vapor Condensation inside Tubes". International Journal of Thermodynamics 21 (2018): 94-101 <http://dergipark.gov.tr/ijot/issue/37165/306393>
Chicago Kumar, R , Kumar, P . "Meta-heuristic and RSM approach for Multi-objective Optimization of Plain Flow Refrigerant Vapor Condensation inside Tubes". International Journal of Thermodynamics 21 (2018): 94-101
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ISNAD Kumar, Ravindra , Kumar, Parmananad . "Meta-heuristic and RSM approach for Multi-objective Optimization of Plain Flow Refrigerant Vapor Condensation inside Tubes". International Journal of Thermodynamics 21 / 2 (Mayıs 2018): 94-101. http://dx.doi.org/10.5541/ijot.306393