Entransy in Phase-Change Systems [electronic resource] / by Junjie Gu, Zhongxue Gan.Material type: TextLanguage: English Series: SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology: Publisher: Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2014Description: XIII, 56 p. 27 illus., 19 illus. in color. online resourceContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9783319074283Subject(s): Engineering | Thermodynamics | Electric engineering | Renewable energy sources | Engineering | Engineering Thermodynamics, Heat and Mass Transfer | Energy Systems | Renewable and Green Energy | Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems | Energy Technology | ThermodynamicsAdditional physical formats: Printed edition:: No titleDDC classification: 621.4021 LOC classification: TJ265QC319.8-338.5Online resources: Click here to access online
Introduction -- Fundamentals of Entransy and Entransy Dissipation Theory -- Application of Entransy Theory in Thermal Storage System -- Application of Entransy Theory in Absorption Refrigeration System.
Entransy in Phase-Change Systems summarizes recent developments in the area of entransy, especially on phase-change processes. This book covers new developments in the area including the great potential for energy saving for process industries, decreasing carbon dioxide emissions, reducing energy bills and improving overall efficiency of systems. This concise volume is an ideal book for engineers and scientists in energy-related industries.