A review of heat pump drying: Part 1-Systems, models and studies


Colak N. , HEPBASLI A.

ENERGY CONVERSION AND MANAGEMENT, vol.50, no.9, pp.2180-2186, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.enconman.2009.04.031
  • Title of Journal : ENERGY CONVERSION AND MANAGEMENT
  • Page Numbers: pp.2180-2186

Abstract

The first heat pump dryer (HPD) patent applications were started in 1973, while recently, there has been a great interest in utilizing HPDs for drying fruits, vegetables and biological materials.