Past Program

The International Symposium on HCFC Alternative Refrigerants '98

-  Latest Technology for Higher Performance and Higher Efficiency Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Equipment to the 21st Century

November 26 (Thursday) - 27 (Friday), 1998

Keynote Address
Updated status foe global air conditioning and refrigeration industry by the member of International Council of Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Manufacturers' Association (ICARMA)
Tsuguhiro Amano, President of JRAIA President, ARI
Song Guochiang Secretary general, CRAA
Micahel van der Horst Secretary general, EUROVENT/CECOMAF
Warren Heeley President, HARI
Sadanori Yagi Vice-Chairman, JRAIA: Managing Director, Daikin Industries, Ltd., Japan
Compressors & Lubricants
Tohru Matsui, Japan Sun Oil Company, Ltd., Japan
Stability and Practical Reliability of New Synthetic POE (hybrid type) Refrigeration Oil
Peter Gibb, ICI Performance Chemicals, U.K.
Highly Optimizes Polyol Ester Refrigeration Lubricants for Enhanced Performance and Energy Efficiency
Yasuhiro Kawaguchi, Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd., Japan
The Evaluation of PVE on Lubricity and Capillary Tube Blockage by
Tetsuro Sakamoto, Nippon Oil Company, Japan
Refrigeration Lubricant for HFCs (Lubricity and Durability)
Tamio Fukuda, Hitachi, Ltd., Japan
Tribological Characteristics of Materials for Alternative Refrigerant Compressors
Compressors & Materials
Shigeo Ushimaru, Toshiba Corporation, Ltd., Japan
Compatibility Study of Compressor & Refrigeration System Materials for HCFC Alternative Refrigerants
Yoshiniri Shirafuji, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Japan
Rotary Compressor for R410A Using Immiscible Oil
Tadashi Iizuka, Hitachi, Ltd., Japan
Practical Evaluation of Materials of Room Air Conditioner Using R410A
Kazuaki Fujiwara, Sanyo Electric Co., Ltd., Japan
Performance and Reliability Evaluation of Rotary Compressor with HFCs
Compressors Performance
Kenji Yoshimura, Daikin Industries, Ltd., Japan
Development of High-Efficiency Scroll Compressors with Alternative Refrigerant
Isamu Tsubono, Hitachi, Ltd., Japan
Performance Analysis of Scroll Compressor Used under R410A
Noboru Mitarai, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., Japan
Development of Scroll;; Compressor for Alternative Refrigerant in Room Air Conditioner
Hideo Hirano, Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd., Japan
Development of a Compact Horizontal-Type Scroll Compressor fir HFC's
Shigeharu Fujii, Toshiba Corporation, Japan
2-Cylinder Rotary Compressor doe R410A
Energy Efficiency 1: Air-Conditioning and Heat Pumps
Shinichi Isozumi, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd., Japan
Development of Multi Air Conditioner for 407C
Masahiro Nakayama, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Japan
Development of R410A Room Air Conditioner Using Alkylbenzen Oil
Takayuki Setoguchi, Daikin Industries, Ltd., Japan
Enhancement of Gas Injection Cycle Effect with Refrigerant Property of R410A
Hideaki Motohashi, Toshiba Corporation, Japan
Development of Room Air-Conditioners with R410A
Energy Efficiency 2: Large Chiller and Commercial Refrigeration
Masato Takeda, Daikin Industries, Ltd., Japan
Development of Heat Pump Unit Using Natural Refrigerant with Ice Storage Tank
Yoshio Ida, Sanyo Electric Co., Ltd., Japan
Development of Condensing Unit for Supermarket with R404A
Todd Brown, The Train Company, U.S.A.
High Efficiency Low Emission with Earth WiseTM CenTraVac® Chiller Application
Dave Morrison, ICI Klea, ICI Chemicals & Polymer's Ltd.. U.K.
Performance of an Industrial Refrigeration System Using R407A in an Flooded
Energy Efficiency & System Reliability
Kei Matsuda, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., Japan
Development of  Room Air Conditioner for HCFC22 Alternative Refrigerant
Tomohiko Kasai, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Japan
Development of a Multiple-Split Type Air Conditioner with R407C
Masayuki Nonaka, Hitachi, Ltd., Japan
Performance and Reliability of Room Air Conditioner Using R410A
Shigehiro Sato, Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd., Japan
Chemical Analysis for Capillary Sludge for POE/HFC
Toshihiro Iijima, Daikin Industries, Ltd., Japan
Performance Evaluation of Refrigerant Piping Cleaner with Heat Driven Refrigerant Pump
Natural Refrigerants and Future Refrigerants
Hitoshi Takahashi, Japan Energy Corporation, Japan
Miscible Refrigeration Oil for Ammonia Refrigerant
Koichi Kita, Daikin Industries, Ltd., Japan
Performance Evaluations of Low GWP HFC Refrigerants
Juergen Koehler, Konvekta- Ipek, Germany
A Transcritical Refrigeration Cycle with Carbon Dioxide for Bus Air Conditioning, Transport Refrigeration
Finn Broesby-Olsen, Danfoss A/S, Denmark
Chemical Stability in Systems with Natural Refrigerants
Petter Neksa, SINTEF Energy Research, Norway
Carbon Dioxide, a Natural Alternative for Residential Heat Pumps
Susumu Misaki, Research Institute of Innovative Technology for Earth, Japan
Akira Sekiya, National Institute of Materials and Chemical Research, Japan
The Properties and a Use of Fluorinated Ether-Refrigerant and Other Application