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Generator-absorber-heat exchange heat transfer apparatus and method and use thereof in a heat pump

United States Patent

5,579,652
December 3, 1996
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Numerous embodiments and related methods for generator-absorber heat exchange (GAX) are disclosed, particularly for absorption heat pump systems. Such embodiments and related methods use the working solution of the absorption system for the heat transfer medium. A combination of weak and rich liquor working solution is used as the heat transfer medium.
Phillips; Benjamin A. (Benton Harbor, MI), Zawacki; Thomas S. (St. Joseph, MI)
Phillips Engineering Co. (St. Joseph, MI)
08/ 294,847
August 26, 1994
GOVERNMENT RIGHTS This invention was made with Government support under contract 15X-17497C awarded by the Department of Energy. The Government has certain rights in this invention.