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Title: Rankine cycle waste heat recovery system

Abstract

This disclosure relates to a waste heat recovery (WHR) system and to a system and method for regulation of a fluid inventory in a condenser and a receiver of a Rankine cycle WHR system. Such regulation includes the ability to regulate the pressure in a WHR system to control cavitation and energy conversion.

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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL), Pittsburgh, PA, Morgantown, WV (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1150216
Patent Number(s):
8800285
Application Number:
13/344,261
Assignee:
Cummins Intellectual Properties, Inc. (Minneapolis, MN)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y02 - TECHNOLOGIES OR APPLICATIONS FOR MITIGATION OR ADAPTATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE Y02T - CLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION TECHNOLOGIES RELATED TO TRANSPORTATION
F - MECHANICAL ENGINEERING F01 - MACHINES OR ENGINES IN GENERAL F01K - STEAM ENGINE PLANTS
DOE Contract Number:  
FC26-05NT42419
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING

Citation Formats

Ernst, Timothy C., and Nelson, Christopher R. Rankine cycle waste heat recovery system. United States: N. p., 2014. Web.
Ernst, Timothy C., & Nelson, Christopher R. Rankine cycle waste heat recovery system. United States.
Ernst, Timothy C., and Nelson, Christopher R. Tue . "Rankine cycle waste heat recovery system". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1150216.
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year = {2014},
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