“In 2010 the International Compressor Engineering Conference at Purdue celebrated its 20th gathering. Conference highlights include the presentation of 98 papers in 19 different sessions, covering a range of topics from conventional compressor design enhancements to novel and innovative compression technologies. Topics for the 2012 conference will include sessions on specific compressor technologies such as reciprocating, rotary, scroll, screw, centrifugal, linear and novel compressors; in addition, there will be sessions that cover issues and present modeling and evaluation tools related to compressor design and reliability, such as noise control, vibration, gas pulsations, materials, lubrication, wear, and valves.”

### Proceedings from 2000

Performance Investigation with Assembly Tolerance in Scroll Compressors, Y. C. Chang, K. Y. Liang, C. F. Lai, Y. Z. R. Hu, G. D. Tarng, and L. T. Chang

The State of Compressor Lubrication as Measured by Contact Resistance During Two Transient Tests, J. Chappell, J. Drozdek, T. Newell, N. Miller, P. Hrnjak, and C. Cusano

A Comprehensive Model of Scroll Compressors Part I: Compression Process Modeling, Y. Chen, N. P. Halm, E. A. Groll, and J. E. Braun

A Comprehensive Model of Scroll Compressors Part II: Overall Scroll Compressor Modeling, Y. Chen, N. P. Halm, E. A. Groll, and J. E. Braun

Experimental Study on an Inverter-Driven Scroll Compressor with an Injection System, H. H. Cho and Y. Kim

Smart Suction Muffler Design for A Reciprocating Compressor, J. K. Choi, J. M. Joo, S. K. Oh, and S. W. Park

The Characteristics of Tangential Leakage in Scroll Compressors for Air-Conditioners, N. K. Cho, Y. Youn, B. C. Lee, and M. K. Min

A Study on the Flow in a Discharge System of the Reciprocating Compressor Using Computational Simulation and PIV, M. K. Chung, S. J. Baek, I. S. Lee, H. S. Rew, Y. J. Bae, Y. H. Moon, and T. W. Yun

Modelling of Refrigeration Piston Compressors, J. M. Corberan, J. Gonzalvez, J. Urchueguia, and A. Calas

A New Automatic System for Quality Control of Compressors on Production Lines, C. Cristalli

Centrifugal Compressor Multi-Mode Rotating Stall Control, E. C. Day, P. B. Lawless, and S. Fleeter

Acoustic Radiation of Ferrous Metal with Alloying Elements, N. Dreiman

Noise Reduction of Fractional Horse Power Hermetic Reciprocating Compressor, N. Dreiman, D. Collings, and M. Di Flora

The Noise and Vibration Characteristics of a Reciprocating Compressor: Effects of Size and Profile of Discharge Port, H. Erol and A. Gurdogan

Using Computational Fluid Dynamics as a Compressor Design Tool, F. Fagotti and F. C. Possamai

Noise Reduction In High Efficiency Compressors, A. Faraon and P. Olalla

Rig-Test of Evaluations of Oil-Flooded Rotary Air Compressor's Lubricants and Their Application in China, Q. Feng, Y. Dai, and P. Shu

Numerical Studies of Refrigerating Liquid Overfeed Systems Working with Ammonia and R-134a, O. Garcia-Valladares, C. D. Perez-Segarra, C. Oliet, and S. Danov

Two-Phase Flow of Oil-Refrigerant Mixture Through the Radial Clearance in Rolling Piston Compressors, J. L. Gasche, R. T. S. Ferreira, and A. T. Prata

Measurement of Gas Pulsations in Discharge and Suction Lines of Refrigerant Compressors, L. Gavric and A. Badie-Cassagnet

Analysis of Thermodynamic Process In the Work Chamber of a Spiral Machine in the Function of the Rotation Angle, Z. Gnutek, E. Kalinowski, and S. Pietrowicz

Two-Step Capacity Modulation of a Single Cylinder Compressor, T. Goodnight, D. Monk, and J. Loprete

A Method to Determine the Safety Coefficient in Fatigue of Compressor Valves, P. Grolier

A Prototype Oil-Less Compressor for the International Space Station Refrigerated Centrifuge, L. R. Grzyll and G. S. Cole

Innovation in Reciprocating Compressors by Technology Transfer From Modern Combustion Engines, A. Haas

Drag Reduction Experiments with Rotating Casings in Liquid Ring Vacuum Pumps, H. K. Haavik

Modifications in the Design of the Oil-Injection System for Screw Compressors, K. Hammerl, L. Rinder, and M. Knittl-Frank

Design and Development of a Variable Rotary Compressor, S. Harte, Y. Huang, and L. Sud

Oil-Free Screw Compressor or Oil-Injected Screw Compressor?, F. Huang

A Novel Automotive Two-Stage A/C Compressor, Y. Huang, S. Harte, L. Sud, V. K. Khetarpal, and G. Strikis

Design Parameters to Determine Tangential Vibration of Rotary Compressor, I. Hwang and J. Kim

Low-Frequency Band Noise of Rotary Compressor, I. Hwang, B. Kwon, and C. Kim

Development of Chlorine Screw Compressors, Y. Ikeda and Y. Kobayashi

Development of High-Efficiency and Low-Cost Brushless DC Motor for Compressor, Y. Inaba, T. Futami, K. Kawamura, K. Fukagawa, and K. Imazawa

Calculations for Compression Efficiency Caused by Heat Transfer in Compact Rotary Compressors, N. Ishii, N. Morita, M. Kurimoto, S. Yamamoto, and K. Sano

Net Efficiency Simulations of Compact Rotary Compressors for Its Optimal Performance, N. Ishii, N. Morita, M. Ono, S. Yamamoto, and K. Sano

Design of Seal Cavities in Refrigeration Compressors, U. J. Jonsson, P. W. Snell, R. A. Morse, and J. U. Derby

Optimal Valve Design for Reciprocating Compressor, J. M. Joo, S. K. Oh, G. K. Kim, and S. H. Kim

Noise Source Identification in a Rotary Compressor: A Multidisciplinary Synergetic Approach, H. J. Kim, Y. M. Cho, and R. Chou

A Study on the Oil Supply System of a Rotary Compressor, H. J. Kim, E. S. Lee, S. H. Kwag, K. W. Yun, and K. K. Min

Performance Prediction for the Design of a Variable Speed Compressor, J. W. Kim and J. Lee

An Experimental Study on Internal Temperature Distribution and Performance Characteristic in a Reciprocating Compressor for aDomestic Refrigeration, S. H. Kim, Y. H. Sim, Y. Youn, and M. K. Min

Experimental Characteristics of Frequency Modulated Noise of Compressor, Y. H. Kim, J. M. Joo, and S. K. Oh

Heat Transfer and Performance Characteristics of Variable Capacity Rotary Compressors Using By-Pass Method, O. S. Kwon, J. T. Chung, and Y. Youn

Multi Criteria Analysis of the Supporting System of a Reciprocating Compressor, M. Lamantia, A. Faraon, and A. Solari

Real-Time Measurement of the Oil Concentration In Liquid Refrigerant Flowing Inside a Refrigeration Machine, J. M. Lebreton, L. Vuillame, E. Morvan, and O. Lottin

The Reduction of the Noise/Vibration Generated by the Discharge Valve System in Hermetic Compressor for Refrigerator, H. K. Lee, J. S. Park, and K. B. Hur

Development of the Linear Compressor for a Household Refrigerator, H. K. Lee, G. Y. Song, J. S. Park, E. P. Hong, W. H. Jung, and K. B. Park

Direct Identification of Damping Parameters From FRF and Its Application to Compressor Engineering, J. H. Lee and J. Kim

Sound Transmission Through Cylindrical Shell of Hermetic Compressors, J. H. Lee and J. Kim

Identification and Reduction of Noise in a Scroll Compressor, J. K. Lee, S. J. Lee, D. S. Lee, B. C. Lee, and U. S. Lee

Finite Element Analysis of Dynamic Flapper Valve Stresses, J. R. Lenz

A Complete Analysis of Dynamic Behaviour of Hermetic Compressor Cavity to Improve the Muffler Design, M. D. Libera, A. Faraon, and A. Solari

Performance Improvement of R134a Refrigerator Compressor, H. Li and R. Wang

Theory and Application of Alternative Scroll Geometries, D. Lindsay and R. Radermacher

Issues Surrounding Multiple Frames of Reference Models for Turbo Compressor Applications, Z. Liu and D. L. Hill

Endoscope Video of Compressor Valve Motion and Pressure Measurement Assist Simulations for Design Improvements, A. Ludu, A. Betto, and G. Regner

Dynamic Characteristics of Twin-Piece Vane Compressors, G. Ma, Q. Yan, and Y. Yu

Motion of the Sprung Mass and Housing of a Reciprocating Hermetic Compressor during Starting and Stopping, L. W. Marriott

A Numerical Methodology for the Analysis of Valve Dynamics, F. F. S. Matos, A. T. Prata, and C. J. Deschamps

Direct Torque Measurement of Hermetic Rotary Compressors Using Strain Gauge, M. Matsushima, T. Nomura, N. Nishimura, H. Iyota, and K. Inaba

On Study of Pressure Pulsation Using a Modified Helmholtz Method, Y. C. Ma and O. K. Min

Oil Circulation Rate in Rotary Compressor: Its Measurement and Factors Affecting the Rate, K. Min and I. Hwang

Investigation of the Discharge Flow of a Reciprocating Compressor Using PIV, H. J. Myung and I. S. Lee

Noise Reduction of a High Efficiency Reciprocating Compressor, T. Nagao, H. Sasano, S. Yanase, J. Yabiki, H. Iwai, and T. Ide

The Effect of Water Contents of POE on Scuffing Characteristics, H. Nakao, K. Matsukawa, Y. Shirafuji, and S. Sekiya

A Study for Improvement on High Pressure Multistage Reciprocating Compressor, T. Nishikawa, H. Nishikawa, T. Obokata, and T. Ishima

Development of Highly Efficient Compressor Series Driven by IPM Motors, T. Obitani, H. Ozawa, H. Taniwa, and M. Kajiwara

Development of a New Mechanism Compressor Named "Helical, M. Okuda, T. Fujiwara, and T. Hirayama

A Rotaprocating Compressor, K. T. Ooi and T. T. Wan

CFD a Viable Engineering Tool for Compressor Valve Design or Just a Toy?, F. Ottitsch and P. Scarpinato

An Investigation of Burst Strength of Pressure Vessel for R410A Rotary Compressor, S. K. Park, J. S. Kang, and Y. R. Oh

Experimental Study of Oil Injection and Its Effect On Performance of Twin Screw Compressors, X. Peng, Z. Xing, X. Zhang, T. Cui, and P. Shu

Research of the Effectiveness of Use of New Mechanism in Reciprocating Compressors, P. Plastinin, V. Khonukhov, A. Khonukhov, and S. Gorjunov

Valve Dynamic Measurements in a VIP Compressor, B. G. Shiva Prasad and D. Woollatt

Performance of Piston Pin-Bearings Under Low Suction Pressure Conditions, S. Ramamurthy

Review of Compressor Models and Performance Characterizing Variables, B. D. Rasmussen and A. Jakobsen

Advanced Numerical Simulation Model of Hermetic Reciprocating Compressors, J. Rigola, C. D. Perez-Segarra, A. Oliva, J. M. Serra, M. Escriba, and J. Pons

Modeling, Measurements and Analysis of Gas-Flow Generated Noise From Twin-Screw Compressors, B. Sangfors

Application of Manufacturing Simulation for Screw Compressor Rotors, J. Sauls

Dynamic Analysis of New Volumetric Compressor with Rotating Cylinder and Piston, K. Sawai, N. Iida, H. Hasegawa, and N. Ishii

Passive Control of Discrete Frequency Tones Generated by Coupled Detuned Cascades, S. Sawyer and S. Fleeter

Power Saving Technology of Scroll Compressor for Car Air Conditioner, M. Sekita, T. Itahana, M. Takeuchi, and S. Miura

Source Identification and Reduction of Noise for the Outdoor Unit of Room Air Conditioner, S. H. Seo, J. K. Park, and K. S. Cho

Balancing of a Variable Speed Rotary Compressor: Experimental and Numerical Investigations, F. Seve, A. Berlioz, R. Dufour, M. Charreyron, F. Peyaud, and L. Audouy

On the Unbalance Response of A Rotary Compressor, F. Seve, A. Berlioz, R. Dufour, M. Charreyron, F. Peyaud, and L. Audouy

Nonlinear Vibration Analysis of Reed Valves, H. C. Sheu and Y. Z. R. Hu

Experimental and Theoretical Study of an Advanced Rotary Compressor, H. Shintaku, M. Ikoma, H. Hasegawa, F. Nishiwaki, T. Harada, H. Nakata, and M. Kurimoto

A Study on Heat Transfer and Performance Analysis of Hermetic Reciprocating Compressors for Refrigerators, Y. H. Sim, Y. Youn, and M. K. Min

Measurement of the Discharge Port for a Screw Compressor, L. Sjoholm and A. Muralhidhar

A Model of Air Outflowing From a Lubricated Positive Displacement Compressor, D. Skrzyniowska and K. Maczek

The CFD Analysis of a Screw Compressor Suction Flow, N. Stosic, A. Kovacevic, and I. K. Smith

Retrofit 'N' Rotors for Efficient Oil-Flooded Screw Compressors, N. Stosic, I. K. Smith, A. Kovacevic, and K. Venumadhav

Development of Rotary Compressor for Semi/Trailer Truck Applications, L. Sud, H. Dalal, S. Harte, and Y. Huang

Impact of Refrigerant Fluid Properties on the Compressor Selection, J. Suess, B. D. Rasmussen, and A. Jakobsen

The Analysis of the Discharge Muffler in the Rotary Compressors, K. H. Suh, J. D. Kim, B. C. Lee, and Y. H. Kim

A Study on Wear Characteristics of a Rolling-Piston -Type Rotary Compressor, M. Takebayashi, H. Hata, T. Iizuka, A. Ishiyama, and H. Kohsokabe

Mixed Lubrication Analysis of Vane Tip in Rotary Compressor, S. Tanaka, T. Nakahara, and K. Kyogoku