The revised edition of a widely used book contains several new topics to make the coverage more comprehensive and contemporary.
Highlights the ozone hole problem and related steps to modify the refrigeration systems.
The discussion of vapor compression/absorption systems totally recast with a special emphasis on Eco-refrigerants.
Application oriented approach followed throughout the book and energy efficiency emphasized.
Several real life problems included to illustrate the practical viability of the systems discussed.
Additional examples, diagrams and problems included in each chapter for an easier grasp of the subject.
With all these features, this book would serve as a comprehensive text for undergraduate mechanical engineering students. Postgraduate students and practising engineers would also find it very useful.