►Demonstrate understanding of basic vapor-compression refrigeration and heat pump systems.
►Develop and analyze thermodynamic models of vapor-compression systems and their modifications, including
►sketching schematic and accompanying T-s diagrams.
►evaluating property data at principal states of the systems.
►applying mass, energy, entropy, and exergy balances for the basic processes.
►determining refrigeration and heat pump system performance, coefficient of performance, and capacity.
►Explain the effects on vapor-compression system performance of varying key parameters.
►Demonstrate understanding of the operating principles of absorption and gas refrigeration systems, and perform thermodynamic analysis of gas systems.