The analysis of thermal and flow characteristics of the condensation of refrigerant zeotropic mixtures in minichannels

Journal title

Archives of Thermodynamics




No 2

Publication authors

Divisions of PAS

Nauki Techniczne


The Committee on Thermodynamics and Combustion of the Polish Academy of Sciences




ISSN 1231-0956 ; eISSN 2083-6023


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