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TitleThermal System Optimization [electronic resource] : A Population-Based Metaheuristic Approach / by Vivek K. Patel, Vimal J. Savsani, Mohamed A. Tawhid
ImprintCham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2019
Edition 1st ed. 2019
Connect tohttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-10477-1
Descript XVI, 477 p. 174 illus. online resource

SUMMARY

This book presents a wide-ranging review of the latest research and development directions in thermal systems optimization using population-based metaheuristic methods. It helps readers to identify the best methods for their own systems, providing details of mathematical models and algorithms suitable for implementation. To reduce mathematical complexity, the authors focus on optimization of individual components rather than taking on systems as a whole. They employ numerous case studies: heat exchangers; cooling towers; power generators; refrigeration systems; and others. The importance of these subsystems to real-world situations from internal combustion to air-conditioning is made clear. The thermal systems under discussion are analysed using various metaheuristic techniques, with comparative results for different systems. The inclusion of detailed MATLAB® codes in the text will assist readers—researchers, practitioners or students—to assess these techniques for different real-world systems. Thermal System Optimization is a useful tool for thermal design researchers and engineers in academia and industry, wishing to perform thermal system identification with properly optimized parameters. It will be of interest for researchers, practitioners and graduate students with backgrounds in mechanical, chemical and power engineering


CONTENT

Introduction -- Meta-Heuristics Methods -- Thermal Design and Optimization of Heat Exchangers -- Thermal Design and Optimization of Heat Engines/Heat Pump -- Thermal Design and Optimization of Refrigerating System -- Thermal Design and Optimization of Power Generating Cycles -- Miscellaneous Systems


Engineering Mechanical engineering Chemical engineering Engineering Thermodynamics Heat and Mass Transfer. http://scigraph.springernature.com/things/product-market-codes/T14000 Energy Systems. http://scigraph.springernature.com/things/product-market-codes/115000 Computational Intelligence. http://scigraph.springernature.com/things/product-market-codes/T11014 Mechanical Engineering. http://scigraph.springernature.com/things/product-market-codes/T17004 Industrial Chemistry/Chemical Engineering. http://scigraph.springernature.com/things/product-market-codes/C27000



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