Project Examples

Recommendations for using a Commercial Heat Recovery System to Save Money

Course: 22.441 - Thermo Applications
Semester: Spring 2008
Instructor: Hongwei Sun
Partner:Pollard Memorial Library

The students performed an analysis and made recommendations for using a commercial Heat Recovery System to save money; currently the Library wastes heat because of their existing Air handling unit. The professor reported that as evidence of positive results for the students was that they gained “good understanding of air-conditioning thermal processes and capability to improve in solving practical thermal-related problems.