International Journal of Refrigeration

(The TQCC of International Journal of Refrigeration is 10. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
HFO refrigerants: A review of present status and future prospects.109
Analysis of lower GWP and flammable alternative refrigerants102
Optimization of Microchannel Heat Sink with Rhombus Fractal-like Units for Electronic Chip Cooling73
A review of stability, thermophysical properties and impact of using nanofluids on the performance of refrigeration systems71
Heat pumps and solar energy: A review with some insights in the future71
A novel hydrogen liquefaction process based on LNG cold energy and mixed refrigerant cycle63
Investigation of a refrigeration system based on combined supercritical CO2 power and transcritical CO2 refrigeration cycles by waste heat recovery of engine53
The effects of ice crystal on water properties and protein stability of large yellow croaker (Pseudosciaena crocea)52
Applications of refrigerant R1234yf in heating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems: A decade of researches51
Thermo-economic and environmental analysis of a small capacity vapor compression refrigeration system using R290, R1234yf, and R600a50
Evaluation of low-GWP and mildly flammable mixtures as new alternatives for R410A in air-conditioning and heat pump system49
A review of application status and replacement progress of refrigerants in the Chinese cold chain industry46
Thermodynamic and process modeling of the recovery of R410A compounds with ionic liquids45
Optimal discharge pressure in transcritical CO2 heat pump water heater with internal heat exchanger based on pinch point analysis45
Fault diagnosis of VRF air-conditioning system based on improved Gaussian mixture model with PCA approach45
Effects of temperature fluctuations on the meat quality and muscle microstructure of frozen beef45
Proposal and thermoeconomic evaluation with reliability considerations of geothermal driven trigeneration systems with independent operations for summer and winter43
Energy, exergy, and environmental (3E) analysis of a compound ejector-heat pump with low GWP refrigerants for simultaneous data center cooling and district heating43
Two-phase liquid-immersion data center cooling system: Experimental performance and thermoeconomic analysis43
Theoretical analysis on a novel two-stage compression transcritical CO2 dual-evaporator refrigeration cycle with an ejector42
The factors influencing the flavor characteristics of frozen obscure pufferfish (Takifugu Obscurus) during storage: Ice crystals, endogenous proteolysis and oxidation42
Measurement and modelling of the thermodynamic properties of carbon dioxide mixtures with HFO-1234yf, HFC-125, HFC-134a, and HFC-32: vapour-liquid equilibrium, density, and heat capacity41
Solid desiccant-based dehumidification systems: A critical review on configurations, techniques, and current trends41
Experimental analysis of the use of R1234yf and R1234ze(E) as drop-in alternatives of R134a in a water-to-water heat pump40
The life cycle climate performance evaluation of low-GWP refrigerants for domestic heat pumps40
Density and viscosity of a polyol ester lubricant: Measurement and molecular dynamics simulation39
Performance evaluation of R1234yf heat pump system for an electric vehicle in cold climate39
Novel chiller fault diagnosis using deep neural network (DNN) with simulated annealing (SA)39
Performance analysis of a modified dual-ejector and dual-evaporator transcritical CO2 refrigeration cycle for supermarket application38
A numerical study on thermal management of a lithium-ion battery module via forced-convective air cooling36
A novel dual-temperature ejector-compression heat pump cycle - exergetic and economic analyses35
Comparative study on the cooling performance of evaporative cooling systems using seawater and freshwater35
Predictions of European refrigerants place on the market following F-gas regulation restrictions35
Thermodynamic analysis of a petroleum volatile organic compounds (VOCs) condensation recovery system combined with mixed-refrigerant refrigeration35
A comprehensive review: Fault detection, diagnostics, prognostics, and fault modeling in HVAC systems35
Effects of ultrasound-assisted immersion freezing on the muscle quality and physicochemical properties of chicken breast34
Effects of immersion freezing methods on water holding capacity, ice crystals and water migration in grass carp during frozen storage33
Preparation, characterisation and energy storage performance study on 1-Decanol-Expanded graphite composite PCM for air-conditioning cold storage system33
Reversed regenerative Stirling cycle machine for refrigeration application: A review33
Comparative analysis of HFO-1234ze(E) and R-515B as low GWP alternatives to HFC-134a in moderately high temperature heat pumps32
A 15kW magnetocaloric proof-of-concept unit: Initial development and first experimental results32
Flow boiling heat transfer of zeotropic mixture R1234yf/R32 inside a horizontal multiport tube32
Characterization of silica gel-based composites for adsorption cooling applications31
Thermal performance of cold panels with phase change materials in a refrigerated truck31
Experimental comparison of R744 and R134a heat pump systems for electric vehicle application31
Study on optimized adsorption chiller employing various heat and mass recovery schemes30
Integrated adsorption-based multigeneration systems: A critical review and future trends30
Numerical study of liquid nitrogen based pulsating heat pipe for cooling superconductors30
Energy, exergy and exergoeconomic evaluation of the air source transcritical CO2 heat pump with internal heat exchanger for space heating30
Thermodynamic analysis and performance evaluation of activated carbon-ethanol two-bed solar adsorption cooling system30
A general heat transfer correlation for flow condensation in single port mini and macro channels using genetic programming30
Entropy generation and sensitivity analysis of R134a flow condensation inside a helically coiled tube-in-tube heat exchanger30
Energy and exergy performance evaluation of a three-stage auto-cascade refrigeration system using low-GWP alternative refrigerants30
Experimental investigation on a -40 °C low-temperature freezer using ejector-expansion refrigeration system29
Experimental measurement and modelling of vapor-liquid equilibrium for 3,3,3- Trifluoropropene (R1243zf) and trans-1,3,3,3-Tetrafluoropropene (R1234ze(E)) binary system29
Data-driven fault diagnosis for residential variable refrigerant flow system on imbalanced data environments29
Experimental investigation on the low-GWP HFC/HFO blends R454A and R454C in a R404A refrigeration system29
Novel design of a high efficiency multi-bed active magnetic regenerator heat pump29
Unsteady characteristic and flow mechanism of a scroll compressor with novel discharge port for electric vehicle air conditioning29
Performance analysis of an integrated adsorption and absorption refrigeration system29
A magnetic wine cooler prototype29
Experimental enhancement of a CO2 transcritical refrigerating plant including thermoelectric subcooling28
CFD analysis for predicting cooling time of a domestic refrigerator with thermoelectric cooling system28
Semi-empirical and environmental assessment of the low GWP refrigerant HCFO-1224yd(Z) to replace HFC-245fa in high temperature heat pumps28
TEWI analysis of a stand-alone refrigeration system using low-GWP fluids with leakage ratio consideration27
Effects of ZnO/water nanofluid on the thermal performance of wet cooling towers27
Prediction on the viscosity and thermal conductivity of hfc/hfo refrigerants with artificial neural network models27
Convective condensation of R600a, R290, R1270 and their zeotropic binary mixtures in horizontal tubes26
Performance maximization by temperature glide matching in energy exchangers of cooling systems operating with natural hydrocarbon/CO2 refrigerants26
Experimental study on an air-cooled air conditioning unit with spray evaporative cooling system26
Experimental comparisons on a gas engine heat pump using R134a and low-GWP refrigerant R152a26
Review on the simulation models of the two-phase-ejector used in the transcritical carbon dioxide systems26
Heat and mass transfer performance comparison of various absorbers/desorbers towards compact and efficient absorption heat pumps26
Research on Effects of Vapor Injection on Twin-screw Compressor Performance26
Drop-in experiments and exergy assessment of HFC-32/HFO-1234yf/R744 mixture with GWP below 150 for domestic heat pumps26
Numerical modeling of droplets injection in the secondary flow of the wet steam ejector in the refrigeration cycle26
Condensation heat transfer of R1234yf in a small diameter smooth and microfin tube and development of correlation25
Research on inhibition of flame retardants on flammability of R1234yf25
LaFeSi-based magnetocaloric material analysis: Cyclic endurance and thermal performance results25
Experimental evaluation of R32, R452B and R454B as alternative refrigerants for R410A in a refrigeration system25
Thermal conductivity measurements and correlations of pure R1243zf and binary mixtures of R32 + R1243zf and R32 + R1234yf24
Desiccant coated heat exchanger and its applications24
A review on current status of capacity control techniques for two-phase ejectors24
Experimental investigation and application analysis on an integrated system of free cooling and heat recovery for data centers24
Thermal conductivity measurement and correlation at saturation condition of HFO refrigerant trans-1,1,1,4,4,4-hexafluoro-2-butene (R1336mzz(E))24
Research on flammability of R290/R134a, R600a/R134a and R600a/R290 refrigerant mixtures24
Selecting a cryogenic cooling system for superconducting machines: General considerations for electric machine designers and engineers23
Study on a novel looped heat-driven thermoacoustic refrigerator with direct-coupling configuration for room temperature cooling23
A novel configuration of ejector refrigeration cycle coupled with organic Rankine cycle for transformer and space cooling applications23
Theoretical performance assessment of low-GWP refrigerant R1233zd(E) applied in high temperature heat pump system23
Comparative performance analysis of a solar assisted heat pump for greenhouse heating in Tunisia23
Coupled effect of operation conditions and refrigerant charge on the performance of a transcritical CO2 automotive air conditioning system23
Exergy, economic and environmental analysis of organic Rankine cycle based vapor compression refrigeration system22
Study on thermodynamic and environmental effects of vapor compression refrigeration system employing first to next-generation popular refrigerants22
Effects of CO2 snow addition during kneading on thermoregulation, dough rheological properties, and bread characteristics: A focus on ancient and modern wheat cultivars22
Experimental performance analysis of a packaged R290 refrigeration unit retrofitted with R170 for ultra-low temperature freezing22
COVID 19 vaccine distribution solution to the last mile challenge: Experimental and simulation studies of ultra-low temperature refrigeration system22
Feasibility of solar-geothermal hybrid source heat pump for producing domestic hot water in hot climates22
Optimal chiller loading by improved parallel particle swarm optimization algorithm for reducing energy consumption22
Experimental measurement of vapor-liquid equilibrium for 3,3,3-trifluoropropene(R1243zf) + 1,1,1,2-tetrafluoroethane(R134a) at temperatures from 243.150 to 293.150 K22
Experimental investigation on a novel arrangement of wet medium for evaporative cooling of air21
Theoretical study on a modified single‐stage autocascade refrigeration cycle with auxiliary phase separator21
Numerical optimization of a heat exchanger with slit fins and vortex generators using genetic algorithms21
Performance analysis and comprehensive comparison between CO2 and CO2/ethane azeotropy mixture as a refrigerant used in single-stage and two-stage vapor compression transcritical cycles21
Thermodynamic properties of trifluoroethene (R1123): (p, ρ, T) behavior and fundamental equation of state21
Comparative study on the series, parallel and cascade cycles of a multi-mode room temperature magnetic refrigeration system21
Flow boiling heat transfer and pressure drop data of non-azeotropic mixture R455A in a horizontal 6.0 mm stainless-steel tube21
Experimental determination of the optimum working conditions of a commercial transcritical CO2 refrigeration plant with a R-152a dedicated mechanical subcooling.21
Experimental study of R290/R600a mixtures in vapor compression refrigeration system21
Effectiveness of ice structuring protein on the myofibrillar protein from mirror carp (Cyprinus carpio L.) during cryopreservation: Reduction of aggregation and improvement of emulsifying properties21
A comprehensive review of life cycle climate performance (LCCP) for air conditioning systems21
Applying genetic programming in estimation of frost layer thickness on horizontal and vertical plates at ultra-low temperature20
A comparative study of various machine learning methods for performance prediction of an evaporative condenser20
Comparison of R404A condensation heat transfer and pressure drop with low global warming potential replacement candidates R448A and R452A20
Performance enhancement of adsorption cooling cycle by pyrolysis of Maxsorb III activated carbon with ammonium carbonate20
Effects of different thawing methods on quality of unfrozen meats20
Thermodynamic study of carbon dioxide transcritical refrigeration cycle with dedicated subcooling and cascade recooling20
Experimental performance analysis of a CO2 direct-expansion solar assisted heat pump water heater20
Comparison and analysis of two processes for BOG re-liquefaction in LNG carrier with normal-temperature compressor20
Numerical investigation on the condensation of R134a, R1234ze(E) and R450A in mini-channels20
Analysis of hybrid compression absorption refrigeration using low-GWP HFC or HFO/ionic liquid working pairs20
Improving the performance of household refrigerating appliances through the integration of phase change materials in the context of the new global refrigerator standard IEC 62552:201520
Experimental investigation of the solid desiccant dehumidification system with metal organic frameworks20
Dynamic performance analysis of inverter-driven split air conditioner19
Experimental evaluation of the dehumidification performance of a metal organic framework desiccant wheel19
Upstream and downstream injection effects on R134a economized vapor injection heat pump system at low temperatures for electric vehicles19
A combined cooling and power cogeneration system by coupling duplex free-piston stirling cycles and a linear alternator19
Condensation heat transfer of R1234ze(E) and its A1 mixtures in small diameter channels19
Boiling heat transfer mechanism of environmental-friendly refrigerants: A review19
Modelling the performance of a new cooling unit for refrigerated transport using carbon dioxide as the refrigerant19
Thermodynamic Characteristics and Order Degree of Air Cycle System19
Thermophysical properties of a phase change dispersion for cooling around 50 °c19
Performance investigation of hybrid adsorption-compression refrigeration system accompanied with phase change materials − Intermittent characteristics19
Performance analysis of ternary azeotropic mixtures in different vapor compression refrigeration cycles19
Triple point measurements for new low- global-warming-potential refrigerants: Hydro-fluoro-olefins, hydro-chloro-fluoro-olefins, and trifluoroiodomethane18
An innovative environmental parameter: Expanded Total Equivalent Warming Impact18
Maxsorb III/HFC404a as an adsorption pair for renewable energy driven systems18
Traveling-wave thermoacoustic refrigerator for room temperature application18
A review of experimental studies on cylindrical two-phase closed thermosyphon using refrigerant for low-temperature applications18
Approaching optimum COP by refrigerant charge management in transcritical CO2 heat pump water heater18
Experimental evaluation of zeotropic refrigerants in a dedicated mechanical subcooling system in a CO2 cycle18
Alternative positions of internal heat exchanger for CO2 booster refrigeration system: Thermodynamic analysis and annual thermal performance evaluation18
Flammability inhibition effects of R227ea, R125, R134a, and R744 on 3,3,3-trifluoropropene (R1243zf)18
Performance evaluation and comparative analysis of trans-critical CO2 booster refrigeration systems with modified evaporative cooled gas cooler for supermarket application in Indian context18
Drop-in analysis of R450A and R513A as low-GWP alternatives to R134a in a water-to-water heat pump18
Environmental impact assessment of R-152a as a drop-in replacement of R-134a in a domestic refrigerator18
Free cooling potential for Brazilian data centers based on approach point methodology18
Theoretical performance comparison for two-stage auto-cascade refrigeration system using hydrocarbon refrigerants18
Parametric optimization of earth-air heat exchangers (EAHEs) for central air conditioning18
Evaluating R450A as a drop-in replacement for R134a in household heat pump tumble dryers18
Thermodynamic analysis on a modified auto-cascade refrigeration cycle with a self-recuperator17
Comparison of energy supplies and consumptions in heat pump systems using finned tube and microchannel heat exchangers during defrosting17
Experimental investigation of PCM location in a commercial display cabinet cooled by a transcritical CO2 system17
Advancements on mechanically driven two-phase cooling loop systems for data center free cooling17
Forecasting of saturated boiling heat transfer inside smooth helically coiled tubes using conventional and machine learning techniques17
Air cooling techniques and corresponding impacts on combined cycle power plant (CCPP) performance: A review17
Experimental study on the influence of trifluoroiodomethane on the flammability of difluoromethane and propane17
Viscosity of binary refrigerant mixtures of R32 + R1234yf and R32 + R1243zf17
Experimental investigation on ducted hot aisle containment system for racks cooling of data center17
A control method using adaptive setting of electronic expansion valve for water chiller systems equipped with variable speed compressors17
Research on the refrigerant distribution and distinctive flow phenomena in a two-phase loop thermosyphon through a holistic visualization method17
Experimental characterization of a novel configuration of thermoelectric refrigerator with integrated finned heat pipes17
Prospect of solar-driven ejector-compression hybrid refrigeration system with low GWP refrigerants in summer of Guangzhou and Beijing17
Gradient porosity distribution of adsorbent bed for efficient adsorption cooling16
Experimental and numerical investigation of energy separation in counterflow and uniflow vortex tubes16
Experimental investigation on the influence of ejector geometry on the pull-down performance of an ejector-enhanced auto-cascade low-temperature freezer16
Correlations for liquid thermal conductivity of low GWP refrigerants in the reduced temperature range 0.4 to 0.9 from saturation line to 70 MPa16
Techno-economic control strategy optimization for water-source heat pump coupled with ice storage district cooling system16
Thermodynamic performance evaluation of an ejector-enhanced transcritical CO2 parallel compression refrigeration cycle16
Experimental investigation of a part air dehumidification cascade-like heat pump drying system16
Comparative analysis of microfin vs smooth tubes in R32 and R410A condensation16
Single-phase flow distribution in plate heat exchangers: Experiments and models16
Vapor-liquid equilibrium measurements for the binary mixtures of pentafluoroethane (R125) with 2,3,3,3-Tetrafluoroprop-1-ene (R1234yf) and 3,3,3-Trifluoropropene (R1243zf)16
Machine-learning-based compressor models: A case study for variable refrigerant flow systems16
Theoretical performance evaluation of ejector and economizer with parallel compression configurations in high temperature heat pumps16
Fault detection and diagnosis in refrigeration systems using machine learning algorithms16
Experimental investigation on the pull-down performance of a -80°C ultra-low temperature freezer16
Effect of water ice-glazing on the quality of frozen swimming crab (Portunus trituberculatus) by liquid nitrogen spray freezing during frozen storage16
Analysis of real gas equation of state for CFD modelling of twin screw expanders with R245fa, R290, R1336mzz(Z) and R1233zd(E)16
Experimental investigation on the solubility of R290 in two mineral oils16
Influence of piston displacement profiles on the performance of a novel dual piston linear compressor16
Thermal-economic-environmental analysis on household refrigerator using a variable displacement compressor and low-GWP refrigerants16
Experimental and numerical analysis of a helical coil heat exchanger for domestic refrigerator and water heating16
Hybrid two–stage СО2 transcritical mechanical compression–ejector cooling cycle: Thermodynamic analysis and optimization16
Impact of hysteresis on caloric cooling performance16
Experimental investigations on the performance of mini-channel evaporator refrigeration system for thermal management of power batteries16
Fresh air humidification in winter using desiccant wheels for cold and dry climate regions: Optimization study of humidification processes16
Prediction of critical properties and boiling point of fluorine/chlorine-containing refrigerants16
A novel hybrid frost detection and defrosting system for domestic refrigerators16
The effects of the novel home freezing system on microstructure, color, antioxidant activity, and microbiological properties of strawberries16
An enhanced fault detection method for centrifugal chillers using kernel density estimation based kernel entropy component analysis16
Impact of micro-grooves in scroll wrap tips on the performance of a trans-critical CO2 scroll compressor16
Investigation on the efficiency degradation characterization of low ambient temperature air source heat pump under partial load operation16
Performance evaluation of NH3/CO2 cascade refrigeration system with ejector subcooling for low-temperature cycle16
Analysis of organic Rankine cycle integrated multi evaporator vapor-compression refrigeration (ORC-mVCR) system15
The intermediate temperature optimization for cascade refrigeration system and air source heat pump via extreme seeking control15
Condensation heat transfer and pressure drop characteristics of Isobutane in horizontal channels with twisted tape inserts15
Heat transfer optimization through new form of pin type of finned tube heat exchangers using the exergy and energy analysis15
A hybrid deep forest approach for outlier detection and fault diagnosis of variable refrigerant flow system15
Design and analysis of CO2 cryogenic separation process for the new LNG purification cold box15
Numerical study of a Phase Change Material (PCM) embedded solar thermal energy operated cool store: A feasibility study15
The effect of magnetic field on the quality of channel catfish under two different freezing temperatures15
Effect of pre-chilling time on the physicochemical properties of channel catfish during frozen storage15
Toward sustainable refrigeration systems: Life cycle assessment of a bench-scale solar-thermal adsorption refrigerator15
Comprehensive evaluation of the transcritical CO2 ejector-expansion heat pump water heater15
Experimental evaluation of indoor thermal environment with modularity radiant heating in low energy buildings15
Energy-saving effect of integrated cooling unit with rotary booster and compressor for data center15
Validated numerical model of heat transfer in the forced air freezing of bulk packed whole chickens15
Measurements and modelling of R455A and R452B flow boiling heat transfer inside channels15
Performance Analysis and Limiting Parameters of Cross-flow Membrane-based Liquid-desiccant Air Dehumidifiers15
CFD simulation of liquid desiccant dehumidifier performance with smooth and rough plates15
Experimental investigations of the influence factors for the boiling heat transfer characteristics of R134a coolant in a loop thermosiphon system14
Molecular dynamics simulations of nanodroplet evaporation of refrigerants14
Leak hole sizes from refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump systems14
Active magnetic regenerative cooling with smaller magnets14
Characterization and improvement of flow distribution in a vertical dual-compartment header of a microchannel heat exchanger14
FSI simulation of the suction valve on the piston for reciprocating compressors14
Experimental study on the operating characteristics of a display refrigerator phasing out R134a to R1234yf14
Experimental study of energy separation in a Ranque-Hilsch tube with a screw vortex generator14
Experimental evaluation of a transcritical CO2 refrigeration facil14
Effects of ultrahigh permittivity ceramic on water freezing by high voltage electric field-assisted freezing system14
Refrigerant distributions and dynamic migration characteristics of the transcritical CO2 air conditioning system14
Numerical evaluation of a kilowatt-level rotary electrocaloric refrigeration system14
Modeling of hydrogen liquefaction using magnetocaloric cycles with permanent magnets14
Surface tension and density of dielectric heat transfer fluids of HFE type-experimental data at 0.1 MPa and modeling with PC-SAFT equation of state and density gradient theory14
Multi-objective optimization of low-GWP mixture composition and heat exchanger circuitry configuration for improved system performance and reduced refrigerant flammability14
Characterization of R134a two-phase flow regimes in horizontal and vertical smooth tubes with capacitive sensors14
Development of a correlation for pressure drop of two-phase flow inside horizontal small diameter smooth and microfin tubes14
A study of a low pressure ratio vapor injection scroll compressor for electric vehicles under low ambient conditions14
Comparative analysis of a few novel multi-evaporator CO2-NH3 cascade refrigeration system for seafood processing & storage14
A novel hybrid solid sorption-compression refrigeration technology for refrigerated transportation and storage14
Feasibility analysis for intermediated fluid type LNG vaporizers using R32 and R410A considering fluid properties14
Evaporation heat transfer and flow characteristics of vertical upward flow in a plate-fin heat exchanger14
Predictions of thermodynamic properties and phase equilibria of refrigerant systems with COSMO approaches14
Visualization of refrigerant two-phase flow before and through distributor and evaluation of its performance14
Study of oil circulation rate in variable speed scroll compressor working with propane14
Thermal resistance-capacitance network model for fast simulation on the desiccant coated devices used for effective electronic cooling14
Experimental evaluation of cycle performance for new-developed refrigerants in the electric vehicle heat pump systems14
An analytical method for ensuring the optimal circulating composition of the multicomponent refrigerant mixture in a steady-state operation mode of the Joule-Thomson refrigerator operating with mixtur14
Saturated vapor pressure and gaseous pvT property measurements for 3,3,3-trifluoroprop-1-ene (R1243zf)14
A novel defrosting initiation strategy based on convolutional neural network for air-source heat pump14
Aluminium fumarate metal-organic framework coating for adsorption cooling application: Experimental study14
Review of vapor compression refrigeration in microgravity environments14
General framework for revising class A3 refrigerant charge limits – a discussion13
Research on energy saving optimization method of electric refrigerated truck based on genetic algorithm13
Experimental investigation of the extreme seeking control on a transcritical CO2 heat pump water heater13
Influence of operating parameters on the COP of an R600 high-temperature heat pump13
A combined thermo-mechanical refrigeration system with isobaric expander-compressor unit powered by low grade heat – Design and analysis13
New environment friendly working pairs of dimethyl ether and ionic liquids for absorption refrigeration with high COP13
Numerical assessment of the dynamic behavior of a solar-driven jet-ejector refrigeration system equipped with an adjustable jet-ejector13