SAE 2014 Thermal Management Systems Symposium

Technical Session Schedule

Wednesday, September 24

Alternative Refrigerants
(Session Code: TMSS400)

Room City Lights  8:00 a.m.

Legislation, Service Cost, Thermal Performance, Safe Vehicle Operation and Vehicle Fuel Economy are but several of the areas where the mobile air conditioning refrigerant selection impacts the customer experience. Topics of interest in this session include design guidance, valves to control flow, and refrigerant blends.

Organizers - Jeffrey Bozeman, General Motors Co.; Gursaran D. Mathur, CalsonicKansei North America Inc.; Tao Zhan, California Air Resources Board

Time Paper No. Title
8:00 a.m. ORAL ONLY
RENAULT & NISSAN Overview on R445A (AC6) as MAC Refrigerant
Enrique Peral, Renault
8:30 a.m. ORAL ONLY
Experiences in Development and Application of Mixed Refrigerants for MAC Application
Robert Low, Mexichem Fluor
9:00 a.m. ORAL ONLY
Technical Activities Related to Implementation of Automotive Refrigerant R-1234yf
Bryan Styles, General Motors Co.
9:30 a.m. ORAL ONLY
Discussion of Valves in R744 AC-Circuits with Respect to Segmentation Strategies
Joan Aguilar, Eike H. Willers, Egelhof GmbH