air cycle

air cycle

[′er ‚sī·kəl]
(mechanical engineering)
A refrigeration cycle characterized by the working fluid, air, remaining as a gas throughout the cycle rather than being condensed to a liquid; used primarily in airplane air conditioning.
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based Air Cycle Corporation, a leader in universal waste recycling that provides solutions for mercury-containing fluorescent bulbs, battery, ballast and electronic waste disposal.
John Allport, professor of alternative engineering at the university - where he heads its Turbocharger Research Institute (TRI) - has formed a research partnership with engineer Chris Whelan, co-founder of UK company Air Cycle Technology Ltd, which provides a cooling system that gives additional power to vehicles by lowering the charge air temperature in a turbocharged engine.
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However, the center has not only increased in space, but has added more maintenance, repair and overhaul capabilities, for example, the maintenance of bleed and air conditioning systems including air cycle machines.
Finally, by integrating different variants of the air conditioning system, respectively 3-wheel and 4-wheel air cycle machines, it was possible to assemble two architectures and perform a trade-off as explained in the next sections.
HVLS fans mix air more efficiently and require less energy than conventional fans, generating an air cycle that allows for a more consistent temperature from floor to ceiling.
At its core is the ability of the RH460 to utilize an enhanced air cycle, which leads to a reduction in fuel consumption.
This servo-controlled hydraulic pump is said to offer extra power for rapid air cycle times for even less energy consumption.
I use an Air Cycle I bought at a department store that I modified slightly (took the seat and handlebars off; took the pedals apart and put rubber tubing over the shaft) then mounted it on a pipe frame so I could wheel under it.
The primary noise sources arise from Auxiliary Power Units (APUs), air cycle machines (packs) and brake fans.
An air cycle unit based on patented twin-screw compressor/expander technology generates air in a similar way to the widely used "boot strap," which is powered by APUs.
When a drum of crushed lamps is full, Air Cycle will arrange for it to be picked up and recycled at the nearest EPA-approved facility.