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This event is organised under FISITA Patronage


4th European Workshop - Mobile Air Conditioning and Vehicle Thermal Systems

December 01, 2011 - December 02, 2011

Day 1

08:30 - 09:15
Participants' registration

09:15 - 09:30
Welcome addresses

09:30 - 10:00
Key-note Speeches by:

M. Martinetto (Head of Engine Systems Fiat Group Automobiles)

G. Gamarra (Business Development Vice President Denso Thermal Systems)

10:00 - 11:00
Session 1: Thermal Management (1)
Introduction by the Session Chairman

From indirect Charge Air Cooling to a 2-layer cooling module: Assumptions, PreConditions and Perspectives
J. Diem, A. Eilemann, H. Hofmann (Behr)

Engine encapsulation as heat storage solution for CO2 and emission reduction
D. Caprioli, T. Buergin, M. Hauenstein (Autoneum Management)

11:00 - 11:20
Coffee break

11:20 - 13:00
Session 1: Thermal Management (2)

Integration of Vehicle Thermal Needs on Engine Cooling System
R. Cipollone, D. Di Battista (Università dell'Aquila)

Fuel consumption reduction through smart electromagnetic clutch for fan control in industrial vehicles
P. Coppa (Univ. Roma Tor Vergata); E. Pippione, C. Bellotti (Baruffaldi); M. Colombano, M. Genovese (Iveco); C. D'Ambrosio (CRF)

Dual level cooling - application to B-segment vehicles
F. Vestrelli, M. Beltramelli (FGA); F. Di Sciullo, W. Ferraris, C. Malvicino (CRF)

13:00 - 14:00
Lunch and visit to exhibition

14:00 - 15:40
Session 1/a: Air Conditioning and Thermal Comfort (1)
Introduction by the Session Chairman

Secondary loop system with PCM under different climatic conditions
N. Lemke, J. Lemke, J. Koehler (Technische Universitaet Braunschweig)

The roadmap to the new refrigerant R-1234yf
A. Carluccio (SPX Service Solutions)

Cabin warm-up and cool-down transient analysis: coupled CFD-thermal analyses, human thermal modeling and comfort predictions
J. Pryor, A. Jussila (ThermoAnalytics)

R-1234yf A/C system improvements and further link to engine cooling loop
J. Benouali, R. Beauvis (Valeo Thermal Climate Control)

Implementation of HFO-1234yf: development of risk assessment outline for electric and hybrid vehicle
A. N. Achaichia, C. Seeton (Honeywell)

15:40 - 15:55
Coffee break

15:55 - 16:55
Session 1/a: Air Conditioning and Thermal Comfort (2)

Embedded control development for an electric vehicle automatic climate system: from model-based design to vehicle testing
G. Faggiani, P. Petrenga (Fiat Group Automobiles)

The MAC conspiracy
N. Cox (Earthcare Products)

Sensible and latent heat exchangers to improve energy efficiency of AC systems
C. Isetti, E. Nannei, B. Orlandini, G. Capannelli, A. Bottino (Università di Genova)

20:00 - 22:00
Congress dinner at Principi di Piemonte Hotel

Day 2

09:00 - 11:00
Session 1/b: Air Conditioning for EVs and Hybrids (1)
Chairman: C. Petitjean (Valeo)

Testing and Modeling a Reversible Heat Pump for a Passenger Car
V. Lemort (University of Liège)

Impacts on Electrified vehicles of heating and cooling
D. Clodic (ERIE), E. Zgheib (MINES ParisTech /CEP)

TIFFE environmental impact tool
A. Hafner (SINTEF Energi)

TIFFE thermal system – Light commercial vehicle application
R. Seccardini, F. Mattiello, C. Malvicino (Centro Ricerche Fiat)

Numerical and experimental study of a secondary loop system with liquid cooled charge air cooler and condenser
F. Ayad, L. Leitzel (Delphi); M. Hartinger (Robert Bosch)

11:00 - 11:15
Coffee break

11:15 - 13:00
Session 1/b: Air Conditioning for EVs and Hybrids (2)

Environmental impact of MACS and its potential reduction
R. Monforte (Fiat Group Automobiles)

Chemical effects in MAC cycles with HFO-1234yf
U. Grimm (ILK Dresden)

ICE project presentation: Magnetocaloric based mobile air-conditioning system
F. Di Sciullo (Centro Ricerche Fiat)

ICE - Latest developments in Magnetocaloric materials and regenerators
C. Vasile-Mueller (INSA))

ICE - Modelling of mobile air-conditioning systems for electric vehicles
J. M. Corberán Salvador, J. Payà, B. Torregrosa Jaime – Universidad Politécnica de Valencia

13:00 - 14:00

14:00 - 15:40
Session 2: Heat Recovery and Re-Use
Introduction by the Chairman

Evaluation of Exhaust Heat Recovery System benefits on hybrid vehicles
E. Barrieu, A. Rossi, D. Gafforelli (Faurecia)

Development of exhaust gas evaporators for Rankine Waste Heat Recovery Systems
P. Ambros, A. Fezer (TheSys)

Smart Heater - Compact Heat Recovery System
D. Magnetto, A. Rinaldi, C. Malvicino (CRF), M. Chiapino (FGA)

HeatReCar – TEG compact design for LCV
V. Monnet, M. Simonin, K. Azzouz (Valeo)

15:40 - 16:00
Final discussion

16:00 - 16:10
Closing remarks