Reactions Science Videos | July 27, 2018
To beat the summer heat, we turn to air conditioning. But that sweet, cool relief isn’t magic: it’s the science of heat transfer and the chemistry of refrigerants.
COMPRESSION REFRIGERATION SYSTEM
Measurement and Formulation of the Thermodynamic Properties of Refrigerants
Explainer: hydrofluorocarbons saved the ozone layer, so why are we banning them?
Periodic graphics: The chemistry of air-conditioning
Refrigerant Definition (Chemistry)
How Air Conditioners Work?
How is freon utilized in air conditioning?
Refrigerant Transition & Environmental Impacts
Refrigerant: Desired Properties and Commonly Used Refrigerants
6.11 Required Properties of Ideal Refrigerant
How does the low specific heat of vapour work in refrigerants?
Freon - The History of Freon
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