E3S Web Conf.
Volume 44, 201810th Conference on Interdisciplinary Problems in Environmental Protection and Engineering EKO-DOK 2018
|Number of page(s)||8|
|Published online||03 July 2018|
Impact of indirect evaporative air cooler type on the performance of desiccant systems
Wrocław University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Environmental Engineering, Department of Air Conditioning, Heating, Gas Engineering and Air Protection, 4/6 Norwida st., 50-373 Wroclaw, Poland
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In this study, two different indirect evaporative coolers operating with a desiccant wheel are compared theoretically: System A with the regenerative Maisotsenko Cycle (M-Cycle) unit and System B with the cross-flow M-cycle unit. Each system component performance was simulated using the original ε-NTU model. The influence of selected operational factors, such as inlet air temperature, humidity and regeneration air temperature for two system configurations was analysed and compared. It was established, that System B obtains higher cooling capacities and is more sensitive on ambient air humidity changes than System A.
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