Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Refrigeratıon System Desıgn * IST   226 4 4 4 4

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Lec. Erdoğan ŞİMŞEK
Öğr. Gör.ERDOĞAN ŞİMŞEK1. Öğretim Grup:A
Öğr. Gör.ERDOĞAN ŞİMŞEK1. Öğretim Grup:B
2. Öğretim Grup:A
The objective of this course is to give the students ability to design and installation of cold rooms
Industrial cooling systems and cold rooms, cooling load calculation, selection of circuit components, calculation of pipe diameter, installation of cold room, installation of indoor unit, installation of outdoor unit, installation of control panel, start up the cold room.

Learning Outcomes

Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
Explain the basic concepts in air conditioning and refrigeration field.
Clarify the relationship between the basic concepts of air conditioning and refrigeration field.
Know the working principles of air-conditioning and cooling systems components.
Describe the different methods and techniques using relevant disciplines in air conditioning and refrigeration systems in problem solving.
Explain the application areas of air-conditioning and refrigeration in daily life.
Offer a solution encountered in air conditioning systems in case of failure.
Employe the convenient ways and techniques in order to develop creative thinking and problem solving skills in air conditioning and refrigeration profession and the practice of the profession.
Use appropriate tools and equipment in accordance with the requirements of air conditioning and refrigeration the profession taking additional technical education.
Draw the projects of air-conditioning and refrigeration systems using scientific ways.
Make presentations and comments the data obtained to progress the air-conditioning and refrigeration systems using the laboratory effectively.
Apply new methods and techniques in air conditioning cooling power and control circuits
Take responsibility as individuals and team members in solving problems regarding air-conditioning and refrigeration fields .
Professional, technological and academic developments continuously monitors and have the life-long learning.
Knowledge and skills in the field have identified the problems and share solutions with experts and non-experts through oral and written communication proposals.
It uses information and communication technologies effectively.
It uses the English in the following of progressing of air conditioning and refrigeration fields and uses in the capability of professional communication.
It communicates with material suppliers and its practitioners preparing the professional drawings
It constantly improves itself in scientific, social, cultural and sporting fields in the direction of learning needs for personal development as well as career development.
Occupational health and safety would have national and universal sentiment expressed in the Act.
Obey the legality of technological applications and act in accordance with professional ethics.

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Course content and information about resource books. Vapor compression refrigeration cycle and analysis  Reading related chapter
2 The basic procedures done in pressure-enthalpy (ph) diagram with the vapor compression refrigeration cycle  Reading related chapter
3 Multi-pressure systems, multi-pressure cooling systems and applications necessary for the calculations and applications  Reading related chapter
4 Heat load calculations, heat gain calculation of a cold storage  Reading related chapter
5 Heat load calculation for cooling devices using practical calculation methods  Reading related chapter
6 Compressor selection  Reading related chapter
7 The selection of a suitable manufacturer catalogs according to the calculated heat load, and numerical solution of problems on this issue Reading related chapter
8 Midterm
9 Condenser and evaporator selection  Reading related chapter
10 Selection of expansion devices  Reading related chapter
11 Selection from the manufacturer catalogs the expansion devices necessary for cooling  Reading related chapter
12 Dimensioning of pipelines  Reading related chapter
13 Cooling systems that recognize the elements of the main pipe lines and connections, main and intermediate pipeline sizing  Reading related chapter
14 Determination of the pipelines and their lengths using necessary assumptions, calculations  Reading related chapter
15 Types of cooling systems used in the condenser and evaporator and condenser and evaporator selection from appropriate manufacturer's catalogs  Reading related chapter
16-17 Final Exam

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