Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Date: Monday, 09/Jul/2018
7:00am
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4:00pm
Conference Registration
Location: East Foyer, Stewart Center
8:00am
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10:00am
Welcome Continental Breakfast
Location: West Foyer, Stewart Center
8:00am
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4:00pm
Conference Hospitality Room (Refreshments Available)
Location: 302/306
9:30am
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11:30am
Opening Session, Welcome and Keynote Address from Andy Pearson, Star Refrigeration
Location: Loeb Playhouse, Stewart Center

Mr. Pearson joined Star Refrigeration in 1986 and has worked in sales and design, including a period as Technical Director prior to his appointment as Managing Director of Star’s Contracts Group in 1998. In 2011 he was appointed Group Engineering Director for Star Refrigeration and its subsidiary companies (Star Mechanical & Electrical Solutions and Starfrost) and in 2015 became Group Managing Director. He is also President of Star’s US-based subsidiary, Azane Inc.  His principal interests are in the design of more efficient refrigeration systems and troubleshooting of faulty, inefficient or unreliable equipment. He also has a wide experience of safety issues related to ammonia and carbon dioxide systems. He has provided technical support in expert witness cases and has given specialist advice in support of general consultancy.

11:30am
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1:00pm
Lunch Break
Chairpersons & Presenting Authors Lunch (Monday's Sessions Only)
Location: West Faculty Lounge, 2nd Floor, Purdue Memorial Union
 
1:00pm
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3:00pm
B-01: Control-Oriented Modeling (IBO)
Location: 214 A&B
Chair: Jie Cai
B-02: Thermal Storage Systems and Materials
Location: 214 C&D
Chair: Brandon Boor
R-01: Commercial and Industrial Refrigeration I
Location: 218 A&B
Chair: Andy Pearson
R-02: Organic Rankine Cycles
Location: 218 C&D
Chair: Abhinav Krishna
R-03: Vapor Compression Cycle Enhancements I
Location: 310
Chair: Roy Crawford
R-04: Heat Exchanger Design Improvements
Location: 278
Chair: Yunho Hwang
C-01: Screw Compressors I
Location: 202
Chair: Matt Cambio
C-02: Linear and Automotive Compressors
Location: 206
Chair: Cesar J. Deschamps
   
3:00pm
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3:30pm
Coffee Break - (Hospitality Room)
Location: 302/306
3:30pm
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5:30pm
B-03: Predictive Controls and Optimization (IBO)
Location: 214 A&B
Chair: Bob Turney
B-04: Net Zero Energy Buildings
Location: 214 C&D
Chair: Ying-Chieh Chan
R-05: Domestic Refrigeration I
Location: 218 A&B
Chair: Claudio Melo
R-06: Heat Pump Design and Assessment
Location: 218 C&D
Chair: Stefan Bertsch
R-07: Steady-State Vapor Compression System Modeling
Location: 310
Chair: Reinhard Radermacher
R-08: Heat Exchanger Design Optimization
Location: 278
Chair: Vikrant Aute
C-03: Spool and Rotating Vane Compressors
Location: 202
Chair: Margaret Mathison
C-04: Linear Compressors
Location: 206
Chair: Jack Paul Elson
Kick-off meeting of IIR WG “Dehumidification in Air Conditioning
Location: 311
Student Branch ASHRAE Meeting
Location: 313
5:30pm
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6:00pm
Shuttle
6:00pm
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8:00pm
Opening Reception
Location: Lafayette Brewing Company
8:30pm
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9:00pm
Shuttle
Date: Tuesday, 10/Jul/2018
7:15am
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8:15am
Complimentary Breakfast for Chairpersons & Presenting Authors (Tuesday's Sessions Only)
Location: West Faculty Lounge, 2nd Floor, Purdue Memorial Union
8:00am
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10:00am
Continental Breakfast Available
Location: West Foyer, Stewart Center
8:00am
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4:00pm
Conference Hospitality Room (Refreshments Available)
Location: 302/306
Conference Registration
Location: East Foyer, Stewart Center
8:30am
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9:30am
Plenary Session 1 featuring Ed Arens, Director, Center for the Built Environment - University of California, Berkley
Location: Loeb Playhouse, Stewart Center
Edward Arens, Ph.D., is Professor Emeritus of Architecture at UC Berkeley. He is Director of the Center for Environmental Design Research, the University’s research unit for building science and resource efficient urban design. Professor Arens is also Director of the Center for the Built Environment, an industry/university cooperative research center focusing on commercial/institutional buildings.  Professor Arens received his Ph.D. in Architectural Science in 1972 from the University of Edinburgh, UK, and also holds a BA in architectural history and masters degrees in Forestry and Urban Studies from Yale University. Prof. Arens started UC's Building Science Laboratory in 1980 after heading the Architectural Research Section at the National Bureau of Standards.  He has been principal investigator for a large number of State, Federal, and industry grants addressing building energy performance, indoor environmental quality criteria, field monitoring procedures, and architectural...
9:30am
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9:45am
Coffee Break - (Hospitality Room)
Location: 302/306
9:45am
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11:45am
B-05: Model Predictive Controls II (IBO)
Location: 214 A&B
Chair: Matthew Ellis
B-06: Heat Pump Systems
Location: 214 C&D
Chair: Andrea Gasparella
R-09: Heat Exchanger Frost Characterization
Location: 218 A&B
Chair: Lorenzo Cremaschi
R-10: Evaluation of Low GWP Refrigerants I
Location: 218 C&D
Chair: Hung Pham
R-11: Vapor Compression Cycle Enhancements II
Location: 310
Chair: Kevin Mercer
R-Student Paper Competition
Location: 278
Chair: Neera Jain
C-05: Tribology and Lubrication I
Location: 202
Chair: Doug Collings
C-06: Scroll I
Location: 206
Chair: Gene Fields
12:00pm
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1:15pm
Conference Luncheon featuring Jeff Rhoads, Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Location: North and South Ballrooms, Purdue Memorial Union
Jeffrey F. Rhoads is a Professor in the School of Mechanical Engineering at Purdue University and is affiliated with both the Birck Nanotechnology Center and Ray W. Herrick Laboratories at the same institution.  He also serves as the Director of Practice for MEERCat Purdue: The Mechanical Engineering Education Research Center at Purdue University and the Associate Director of PERC: The Purdue Energetics Research Center. Dr. Rhoads received his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees, each in mechanical engineering, from Michigan State University in 2002, 2004, and 2007, respectively. Dr. Rhoads’ current research interests include the predictive design, analysis, and implementation of resonant micro/nanoelectromechanical systems (MEMS/NEMS) for use in chemical and biological sensing, electromechanical signal processing, and computing; the dynamics of parametrically-excited systems and coupled oscillators; the thermomechanics of energetic materials (including explosives, pyrotechnics, and...
1:30pm
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3:30pm
B-07: Occupant-based Control and Modeling (IBO)
Location: 214 A&B
Chair: Bing Dong
B-08: Building Simulation and Optimization I
Location: 214 C&D
Chair: Francesca Cappelletti
R-12: Heat Exchanger Frost Impacts and Control
Location: 218 A&B
Chair: Lorenzo Cremaschi
R-13: Lubricant Selection, Analysis & Management
Location: 218 C&D
Chair: Christopher Seeton
R-14: Transient Modeling of Components and Systems
Location: 310
Chair: Joaquim Rigola
C-Student Paper Competition
Location: 278
Chair: Travis Horton
C-07: Screw Compressors II
Location: 202
Chair: Davide Ziviani
C-08: Valves
Location: 206
Chair: Orkan Kurtulus
3:30pm
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4:00pm
Coffee Break - (Hospitality Room)
Location: 302/306
4:00pm
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5:30pm
IIR Commissions B1, B2 & E1, E2 Combined Business Meetings
Location: 311
4:00pm
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6:00pm
B-09: Grid-Responsive Systems and Controls I (IBO)
Location: 214 A&B
Chair: Prabir Barooah
R-15: Air-Side Heat Transfer Characterization
Location: 218 A&B
Chair: Jun Chen
R-16: Two-Phase Ejector, Injector and Separator Analysis
Location: 218 C&D
Chair: Stefan Elbel
R-17: Alternative Refrig, AC and HP Technologies
Location: 310
Chair: Reinhard Radermacher
B-10: Student Paper Competition
Location: 278
Chair: Athanasios Tzempelikos
C-09: Expanders
Location: 202
Chair: Craig Bradshaw
C-10: Reciprocating Compressors I
Location: 206
Chair: Orkan Kurtulus
 
6:00pm
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8:00pm
Tour
Location: Ray W. Herrick Laboratories
Company Sponsored Information Session - Daikin Applied
Location: 313
6:00pm
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11:00pm
Free Time
7:00pm
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9:00pm
Conference Advisory Committee Meeting (by invitation only)
Location: Spurgeon Club, Mackey Arena
8:00pm
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10:00pm
Student Mixer
Location: The Stacked Pickle
Date: Wednesday, 11/Jul/2018
7:15am
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8:15am
Complimentary Breakfast for Chairpersons & Presenting Authors (Wednesday's Sessions Only)
Location: West Faculty Lounge, 2nd Floor, Purdue Memorial Union
8:00am
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10:00am
Continental Breakfast Available
Location: West Foyer, Stewart Center
8:00am
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12:00pm
Conference Registration
Location: East Foyer, Stewart Center
8:00am
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4:00pm
Conference Hospitality Room (Refreshments Available)
Location: 302/306
8:30am
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9:30am
Plenary Session featuring Jack Elson, Retiree, Emerson Climate Technologies
Location: Loeb Playhouse, Stewart Center
Mr. Elson received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University in 1972, and is a proud graduate of Herrick Laboratories where he conducted research on the modelling and computer simulation of discharge pulsations for reciprocating compressors. In his earlier academic career, he received both B.S. and M.S degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Bradley University where he also served as an Instructor and Assistant Professor for 6 years. In 1973, Mr. Elson pursued an opportunity at Copeland Corporation (Emerson Climate Technologies, Inc.) where he began a 35-year career in the new product development of AC and refrigeration compressors of both the reciprocating and scroll type, including serving as the Engineering Director for the first production Copeland Scroll Compressor products for AC and heat pump applications in 1987. Since retiring from Emerson in 2008, he has continued to serve as a part time consultant involved with numerous new product design reviews. As an...
9:30am
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9:45am
Coffee Break - (Hospitality Room)
Location: 302/306
9:45am
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12:00pm
B-11: Model Predictive Controls III (IBO)
Location: 214 A&B
Chair: José Agustín Candanedo
B-12: Building Simulation and Optimization II
Location: 214 C&D
Chair: Alessandro Prada
R-18: HVAC & R Equipment Fault Impacts & Diagnostics (IBO)
Location: 218 A&B
Chair: David Yuill
R-19: Domestic Refrigeration II
Location: 218 C&D
Chair: Claudio Melo
R-20: Expansion Devices
Location: 310
Chair: Stefan Elbel
R-21: Transportation Air-Conditioning
Location: 278
Chair: Pega Hrnjak
C-11: Rotary Compressors I
Location: 202
Chair: Patrick Geoghegan
C-12: Compressor Modeling I
Location: 206
Chair: Jason Hugenroth
12:00pm
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1:00pm
Lunch Break
Climate, Controls & Security Engineering Information Session (Students only)
Location: 313

Students interested in careers in Climate, Controls and Security Engineering should plan to join this information session to learn more about employment opportunities at UTC.  

1:00pm
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3:00pm
B-13: Data-Driven Modeling and Diagnostics (IBO)
Location: 214 A&B
Chair: Panagiota Karava
R-22: Advanced Equipment Controls I (IBO)
Location: 218 A&B
Chair: Christopher R. Laughman
R-23: Commercial and Industrial Refrigeration II
Location: 218 C&D
Chair: Brian A Fricke
R-24: Boiling Heat Transfer Characterization and Enhancement
Location: 310
Chair: Carlos Infante Ferreira
R-25: HVAC Equipment Performance Measurement
Location: 278
Chair: Jason Leroy
C-13: Testing and Measurements
Location: 202
Chair: Bryce Shaffer
C-14: Scroll II
Location: 206
Chair: Michael Perevozchikov
 
3:00pm
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3:30pm
Coffee Break - (Hospitality Room)
Location: 302/306
3:30pm
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5:30pm
B-14: IAQ, Ventilation and Airflow Modeling
Location: 214 A&B
Chair: Iason Konstantzos
R-26: Advanced Equipment Controls II (IBO)
Location: 218 A&B
Chair: Donghun Kim
R-27: Heat Exchanger Modeling
Location: 218 C&D
Chair: Hongtao Qiao
R-28: Two-Phase Flow Characterization
Location: 310
Chair: Pega Hrnjak
R-29: Evaluation of Low GWP Refrigerants II
Location: 278
Chair: Kenneth Schultz
C-15: Tribology and Lubrication II
Location: 202
Chair: Joseph Anthony Karnaz
C-16: NVH I
Location: 206
Chair: Patricia Davies
 
5:45pm
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6:15pm
Shuttle
Location: Purdue Memorial Union, State St. Bus Station - BUS271
6:00pm
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10:00pm
Informal Steak Barbeque
Location: The Trails, West Lafayette
9:30pm
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10:00pm
Shuttle
Date: Thursday, 12/Jul/2018
7:15am
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8:15am
Chairpersons & Presenting Authors Breakfast (Thursday's Sessions Only)
Location: West Faculty Lounge, 2nd Floor, Purdue Memorial Union
8:00am
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10:00am
Continental Breakfast Available
Location: West Foyer, Stewart Center
8:00am
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4:00pm
Conference Hospitality Room (Refreshments Available)
Location: 302/306
8:30am
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9:30am
Plenary Session featuring Reinhard Radermacher, Co-founder of the Center for Environmental Energy Engineering
Location: Loeb Playhouse, Stewart Center

Reinhard Radermacher holds a PhD in physics and conducts research in heat transfer and working fluids for energy conversion systems — in particular heat pumps, air-conditioners, refrigeration systems, and integrated cooling heating and power systems. His work resulted in more than 400 publications, numerous invention records and 12 patents. He has co-authored three books.  His research includes the development of software for the design and optimization of heat pumps and air-conditioners which is now in use at more than 80 companies worldwide.

Dr. Radermacher is Minta Martin professor of Mechanical Engineering and director and co-founder of the Center for Environmental Energy Engineering.  He was awarded the Institute of Refrigeration J&E Hall Gold Medal and the IIR Gustav Lorentzen Medal for his innovation in the field of refrigeration. 

He is Fellow ASHRAE and also holds memberships in ASME, SAE, DKV and IIR and serves as the editor of the ASHRAE Science and Technology for the Built Environment. 

9:30am
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9:45am
Coffee Break
Location: 302/306
Company Sponsored Information Session: GT-SUITE Compressor Simulation Upstream of 3D CFD
Location: 311

GT-SUITE Compressor Simulation Upstream of 3D CFD:  Learn more about GT-SUITE, a tool for 1D chamber fluid/thermal and multi-physics modeling. All participants are eligible for a free trial license. Sponsored by Gamma Technologies

9:45am
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12:00pm
B-15: Efficient appliances and smart devices
Location: 214 A&B
Chair: William Hutzel
R-30: Material and Manufacturing Impacts
Location: 214 C&D
Chair: Christopher Seeton
R-31: HVAC & R Equipment Performance Enhancement I
Location: 218 A&B
Chair: Bo Shen
R-32: Condensation Heat Transfer
Location: 218 C&D
Chair: Ammar Bahman
R-33: Refrigerant Pressure Drop Characterization and Impacts
Location: 310
Chair: Gerhard Schmitz
C-17: Scroll III
Location: 278
Chair: Gene Fields
C-18: Rotary Compressors II
Location: 202
Chair: Thomas Werner Moesch
C-19: Compressor Modeling II
Location: 206
Chair: Kenji Tojo
12:00pm
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1:00pm
Lunch Break
1:00pm
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3:00pm
B-16: Building Analysis and Retrofits
Location: 214 A&B
Chair: Brian M. Fronk
R-34: Property Measurements and Assessments
Location: 214 C&D
Chair: Gregory Linteris
R-35: Heat Exchanger Performance Characterization
Location: 218 A&B
Chair: Christian Konrad Bach
R-36: Absorption Technologies
Location: 218 C&D
Chair: Kyle R Gluesenkamp
R-37: HVAC & R Equipment Performance Enhancement II
Location: 310
Chair: William Murphy
C-20: NVH II
Location: 278
Chair: Vincent Lemort
C-21: Compressor Modeling III
Location: 202
Chair: Kirill Ignatiev
C-22: Novel Compressors
Location: 206
Chair: Ullrich Hesse
3:00pm
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3:30pm
Coffee Break - (Hospitality Room)
Location: 302/306
Company Sponsored Information Session: GT-SUITE Compressor Simulation Upstream of 3D CFD
Location: 311

GT-SUITE Compressor Simulation Upstream of 3D CFD:  Learn more about GT-SUITE, a tool for 1D chamber fluid/thermal and multi-physics modeling. All participants are eligible for a free trial license. Sponsored by Gamma Technologies

3:30pm
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5:30pm
R-38: Property Modeling
Location: 214 C&D
Chair: Ian Bell
R-39: Heat Transfer in Microfin Tubes and Microchannels
Location: 218 A&B
Chair: Andrew Hjortland
R-40: Desiccant Systems
Location: 218 C&D
Chair: Gerhard Schmitz
R-41: Residential Heat Pumps for Water and Space Heating
Location: 310
Chair: Van Baxter
C-23: Reciprocating Compressors II
Location: 206
Chair: Bin Yang
Conference Advisory Committee Meeting (by invitation only)
Location: 313
   
5:00pm End of Conferences

 
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