OPTIMUM WORKING FLUIDS FOR AUTOMOTIVE RANKINE ENGINES. VOLUME I. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

Four major tasks are summarized: (1) Establishing working fluid selection criteria; (2) Searching for and screening a large group of fluid candidates; (3) Developing a comprehensive data base for the most promising two candidates; (4) Predicting optimum engine designs, one reciprocating and one turbine, involving the two preferred working fluids.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared in cooperation with Sundstrand Aviation, Rockford, Ill. Paper copy also available in set of 4 reports as PB-239 246-SET, PC$20.00.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Monsanto Research Corporation

    800 North Lindbergh Boulevard
    St Louis, MO  United States 

    Environmental Protection Agency

    Division of Advanced Automotive Power Systems Development
    Ann Arbor, MI  United States 

    Sundstrand Aviation

    Alpine and Harrison
    Rockford, IL  United States  61101
  • Authors:
    • Miller, D R
    • Null, H R
    • Thompson, Q E
  • Publication Date: 1973-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 37 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00091117
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Contract Numbers: EPA-68-04-0030
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 26 1975 12:00AM