5th Intl. Conference on Cryogenics and Refrigeration
May 3, 2013 (HE71). The 5th International Conference on Cryogenics and Refrigeration (ICCR2013) was held in Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province, from April 6th to 9th, 2013. The attendance included 330 participants from 17 countries. The group photo of the attendees is included below (Photo 1)
Photo 1. Group photo of ICCR 2013 participants.
The Conference website (http://www.doe.zju.edu.cn/ICCR2013/) is still active and contains pertinent information on that recent event. We mention here that the following eight keynote plenary talks (see Photo 2 below) were presented:
GROLL Eckhard, Purdue University, USA
Novel Compression and System Concepts for Cold Climate Air-Source Heat Pumps
RADERMACHER K. R., University of Maryland, USA
Thoughts on Robust System Design
OHLIG Klaus, CEO of Linde Kryotechnik AG, Switzerland
Latest Developments and Outlook for Hydrogen Liquefaction Technology
PFOTENHAUER John, University of Wisconsin - Madison, USA，Zhejiang University, China
Recent Progress in Pulsating Heat Pipe Technology for Cryogenic Systems
WATSON Tom, ASHRAE President, USA
Reducing the Impact of Refrigerants on the Environment
CHRZ Vaclav, Chart Ferox, Czech Republic, ex-president of A2 and honorary member of IIR
Liquefied industrial gases and small LNG technology in 21st century
LUO Ercang, Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, CAS, China
Advances in Some Thermoacoustic Fundamentals and Thermoacoustic Heat Engines/Refrigerators
CHEN Guangming, Zhejiang University, China
Cooling availability: concept, fundamentals and applications
Sixteen companies attended the exhibition, among others Air Liquide, Chart, DeMaCo, Linde, Sumitomo, and TransMit.
Photo 2. One of the plenary sessions.