“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

Practical Stability Performance of Polyvinylether (PVE) With HFC Refrigerants, S. Tominaga, M. Takagi, M. Takesue, T. Tazaki, and M. Goodin

Elimination of Instability in Modulating Capacity Reciprocating Compressor, P. Wagner and J. Walters

A Computational Model of Impact Loading in A Modulating Reciprocating Compressor, J. Walters

Review of Variable Geometry Techniques Applied to Enhance the Performance of Centrifugal Compressors, A. Whitfield

A Stirling-Rankine Fuel-Fired Heat Pump, J. G. Wood, R. Unger, and N. W. Lane

A Mathematical Model for Internal Leakage in a Rotary Compressor, J. Wu

Dynamic Analysis of Roller and Vane of Inverter Controlled Rotary Compressors, J. Wu

Study on Performance and Dynamics of Inverter Controlled Rotary Compressors, J. Wu

Dynamic Simulation Model of a Reciprocating Compressor in a Refrigerator, G. Xie and P. K. Bansal

Development and Application of a Software Package for the Design of Twin Screw Compressors, Z. Xing, X. Peng, and P. Shu

Reciprocating Compressor Performance Simulation, R. Xin and P. Hatzikazakis

Influence of Lubricant on Rotary Compressor Using R407C, Y. Xu, C. Zhao, and Z. Su

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

Characteristics of Refrigerant and Oil Losses Due to a Leakage in Air Conditioning System, K. W. Yun

Failure Modes and Risk Assessment of Rotary Compressor Under Extraordinary Operating Conditions, K. W. Yun

Introducing an Auxiliary Accumulator with Pre-Charged Oil to Air Conditioning System, K. W. Yun

Reliability Evaluation of Rotary Compressor by Two-Parameter Step Stress Life Testing, K. W. Yun

Aspects of Two-Phase Flow Screw Compressor Modelling Part II: Friction Between Rotors, D. Zaytsev and C. A. Infante Ferreira

Aspects of Two-Phase Flow Screw Compressor Modelling Part I: Leakage Flow and Rotor Tip Friction, D. Zaytsev and C. A. Infante Ferreira

Key Problems of the Tests During the Development of Rolling Piston Compressors for Room Air-Conditioners Using R407C As Refrigerant, C. Zhao, Y. Xu, and Z. Su

Vibration-Acoustics Study of R410A Rotary Compressors, W. Zhou, M. Daniels, I. Hwang, C. Kim, and K. Yun

Research on a Centrifugal Compressor of Variable Geometry, K. U. Ziegler, F. Justen, M. Rothstein, H. E. Gallus, and R. Niehuis

### Proceedings from 1998

Investigation of Check Valve Behavior in a Scroll Compressor for Noise, B. H. Ahn, C. W. Jeong, U. S. Lee, and Y. S. Kim

High Efficiency Valve Design by Robust Design of Experiments, C. Y. Ahn, J. W. Kim, Y. J. Huh, and M. S. Lim

Hermetic Compressor Muffler Design: Tuning of Mufflers for Noise Reduction, S. Akella, V. S. Anantapantula, and K. Venkateswarlu

Compression Model for Open Reciprocating Compressor Application to Cylinder Wall Cooling Study, C. Arzano-Daurelle, D. Clodic, and B. Hivet

Compressor Noise Source Identification in Low Frequency, E. Baars, M. Silveira, G. Lampugnani, and I. Quarello

Vane Jumping in Rotary Compressor, J. Y. Bae, J. D. Kim, B. C. Lee, T. Y. Noh, and S. M. Byun

Application of Computational Fluid Dynamics to Rotary Compressor Efficiency and Noise, J. O. Ban, U. S. Lee, B. H. Ahn, and Y. S. Kim

Design and Development of an Oilfree, Hermetic High Pressure Compressor, H. Baumann

The Effect of Flashing Refrigerant on Mechanical Shaft Seal Face Temperatures, M. R. Berriff, V. G. Gebhart, and P. W. Snell

A Study on Migration Phenomenon in Automotive A/C Systems, F. Bin and J. Churgay

Numerical Prediction of the Radiated Noise of Hermetic Compressors Under the Simultaneous Presence of Different Noise Sources, E. Biscaldi, A. Faraon, and S. Sarti

Simple but Efficient Methods for Estimation of Value Loss, Capacity Loss Due to Suction Valve Throttling and Heat Transfer in Cylinder, L. Boeswirth and V. Milovanova

Secondary Flow in Return Channels and Its Effect on Multistage Compressor Performance, J. J. Brasz

High-Speed, Direct-Drive Centrifugal Compressors for Commercial HVAC Systems, D. C. Brondum, J. E. Materne, F. R. Biancardi, and D. R. Pandy

The Development of Lubricants for Automotive A/C Systems, W. L. Brown

Controlling Discharge Valve Closing Impact in Scroll Machines, J. W. Bush and A. Lifson

Compressor Simulation: A Modular Approach, J. W. Bush, X. Liu, H. E. Khalifa, and R. T. Drost

Minimum Viscosity for Bearing Reliability in Rotary Compressors, P. Bushnell and H. E. Khalifa

Unsteady-State Analysis of the Compression Cycle of a Hermetic Reciprocating Compressor, A. Cavallini, D. Del Col, L. Doretti, L. Rossetto, G. A. Longo, A. D. Pinto, and A. Zannerio

The Relationship Between Deposit Formation and Oil Leakage of Lip-Type Seal for Automotive Air Conditioner Compressor, K. Chiba, R. Sagehashi, and A. Yoshino

Analysis of Non-Stationary Processes of Heat and Mass Exchange in the Reciprocating Compressor Suction System for Natural Gas Compression, B. S. Chrustalev, A. G. Krasnikov, and N. V. Adaev

A Global Model for Piston Compressors with Gas Dynamics Calculation in the Pipes, J. M. Corberan and J. Gonzalvez

Compressor Components Optimization with the Use of Finite Element Method, M. G. D. de Bortoli and R. Puff

A Large Modern High Speed Reciprocating Compressor, H. H. Van der Linden

Development of an Open Drive Scroll Compressor for Transportation Refrigeration, T. A. DeVore

Modeling of Wobble Plate Compressors Used in Automotive Air-Conditioning, R. Dirlea, L. Gauthy, M. Grodent, Y. Khamsi, J. Lebrun, and D. Negoiu

Conceptual Design and Performance Prediction of Gas Pipeline Centrifugal Compressors, M. Dosanjh, A. Whitfield, and A. Zohrabian

Sound Radiation of Structural Metals at Normal and Elevated Temperatures, N. Dreiman and E. D. Fry

Vibration and Noise Control of a Rotary Compressor, N. Dreiman and K. Herrick

Dynamics Prediction of Refrigerant Rotary Compressor Crankshaft, R. Dufour, M. Charreyron, and M. Gerard

Rating Equations for Positive Displacement Compressors with Auxiliary Suction Ports, L. J. Erickson

A New Correlation for Instantaneous Heat Transfer Between Gas and Cylinder in Reciprocating Compressors, F. Fagotti and A. T. Prata

Overview of Accelerated Life Testing Procedures for Reciprocal Compressors, D. Feldhaus and D. W. Coit

Study of Bench Evaluation on the Carbon Deposit Tendency of Oils in Reciprocating Compressors, Q. Feng and J. Yin

Study on the Radial Sealing Principles of Scroll Fluid Compressors with Radial Compliant Mechanism, S. Feng, Y. Wang, Z. Gu, and Y. Yu

Performance Improvement of a Reciprocating Air Microcompressor, M. Fujiwara and T. Kazama

Analysis of a New Type Compressor, T. Fujiwara, E. Aikawa, and M. Okuda

Pressure Characteristics of Oil-Refrigerant Mixture in Clearance Between Oscillating Plates, M. Fukuta, T. Yanagisawa, and N. Somchai

Numerical and Experimental Investigation of Swing Compressor Characteristics, K. Furusho, T. Okawa, K. Saitoh, and K. Sakitani

Development of the Materials for Sliding Parts of the Compressor for HFC’s, Y. Futagami, H. Hirano, M. Esumi, H. Oka, H. Kawano, and K. Nakajima

Detailed Numerical Simulation of Condensers and Evaporators Using Pure and Mixed Refrigerants, O. Garcia-Valladares, C. D. Perez-Segarra, J. Rigola, and A. Oliva

Transient Flow of the Lubricant Oil Through the Radial Clearance in Rolling Piston Compressors, J. L. Gasche, R. T. S. Ferreira, and A. T. Prata

Vibro-Acoustic Modelling of Hermetic Reciprocating Compressors, L. Gavric

The Effect of Variations in the Amount of Working Medium Contained Within the Working Chamber on the Operation of a Rotary-Vane Vacuum Pump, Z. Gnutek and E. Kalinowski

Rotary Volumetric Machines with a Rotating Piston/Cylinder, Z. Gnutek and S. Pietrowicz

Study on Influence of Certain System Parameters on Pressure Pulsations of Multistage Reciprocating Compressor System, A. Gupta and G. S. Yadava

Development of Scroll Compressor of Improved High-Pressure-Housing, S. Hagiwara, S. Ueda, Y. Shibamoto, T. Yoshii, T. Toyama, M. Omodaka, S. Jomura, and K. Hori

Dynamic Analysis of a Co-Rotating Scroll Compressor, H. Hasegawa, M. Ikoma, F. Nishiwaki, T. Harada, and H. Shintaku

Motors for Reverse Rotation Compressors, J. A. Havermann, J. G. Holland, and B. A. Foster

Two-Phase-Flow Turbines as Stand-Alone Throttle Replacement Units in Large 2000 - 5000 Ton Centrifugal Chiller Installations, L. G. Hays and J. J. Brasz

Dynamic Parameter Optimization of an Automobile A/C Compressor Using Taguchi Method, Y. Huang, S. Harte, L. Sud, and John King

Powered Reverse Running of Scroll Compressors, Jason James Hugenroth and T. Barito

Non-Destructive Assessment of Wrist Journal Bearings in Hermetic Reciprocating Compressors, C. J. Hurst and A. D. Kelly

Development of the High Efficiency Rolling Piston Type Rotary Compressor for Alternative Refrigerant R410a, S. W. Hwang, K. H. Kim, S. Y. Lee, J. S. Kim, and S. K. Park

High Efficiency Hermetic Compressor Operated by IPM Motor and Inverter System, M. Igata, H. Kitaura, Y. Ogawa, K. Nawatedani, S. Matsuno, and A. Yamagiwa

Measurement of the Acoustic Source Characteristics of the Intake Port in the Refrigerator Compressor, J. G. Ih, S. H. Jang, S. J. Kim, and J. S. Shim

Reconstruction of the Vibro-Acoustic Field on the Surface of the Refrigerator Compressor by Using the BEM-Based Acoustic Holography, J. G. Ih, S. C. Kang, S. J. Kim, and K. S. Kang

A Fundamental Optimum Design for High Mechanical and Volumetric Efficiency of Compact Rotary Compressors, N. Ishii, K. Bird, S. Yamamoto, H. Matsunaga, K. Sano, and M. Hayashi

Volumetric Similarity for Vibrations of Reed Valve in Refrigerant Compressors, N. Ishii, M. Hitotsubashi, S. Yamamoto, H. Matsunaga, T. Hashimoto, and K. Sano

A New Single Screw Compressor Design that Enables a New Manufacturing Process, D. Jensen

Lubrication Limits of Rolling Element Bearings in Refrigeration Compressors, U. J. Jonsson and N. Hansson

Elastohydrodynamic Lubrication Properties of Polyol Ester Lubricants-R134a Mixtures, U. J. Jonsson and K. C. Lilje

The Performance of End Capped PAG as a Refrigeration Oil for HFC134a, Y. Kawaguchi, M. Kaneko, and M. Takagi

Pressure Strength Test Requirements for Hermetic Refrigerant Compressor Housings Using Fatigue Analysis, L. Kettwich and D. P. Grob

Analysis of Stiction Effect on the Dynamics of Compressor Suction Valve, H. E. Khalifa and X. Liu

An Experimental Analysis on the Flow Rate in Scroll Compressors, D. H. Kim, D. K. Shin, and S. O. Cho

Indirect Measurement of Random Force Spectra on Fractional Horse Power Reciprocating Compressor Shell, E. S. Kim, K. Kang, and J. Sim

Design of Phase-Angled Balance Weights for an Inverter Driven Scroll Compressor, H. J. Kim, J. K. Lee, and D. K. Shin

Noise Reduction of a Rotary Compressor Using Structural Modification of the Accumulator, J. D. Kim, B. C. Lee, J. Y. Bae, J. O. Ban, and Y. H. Kim

Design of a High Efficiency Scroll Wrap Profile for Alternative Refrigerant R410A, J. H. Kim, C. W. Gu, S. Y. Park, D. W. Yun, and Y. H. Choi

Performance Analysis for the Development of Hermetic Reciprocating Compressor Using HC600a, J. W. Kim, S. S. Kim, S. H. Joung, Y. J. Huh, and J. Lee

Stiffening of Compressor Shells by Tension Rings, Y. K. Kim and W. Soedel

Modeling on the Performance of an Inverter Driven Scroll Compressor, Y. Kim, K. J. Seo, and H. H. Park

Experimental Study on Journal Bearing Characteristics in Reciprocating Compressors for HFC-134a, M. Kobayashi, A. Hayashi, and T. Yoshimura

Performance Evaluation of Horizontal Type Scroll Compressor for Alternative Refrigerant (R410A), T. Kohayakawa, S. Yamamoto, K. Sawai, S. Hase, T. Morimoto, H. Ashitani, and N. Ishii

Hydrocarbons as a R134A Alternative in Developing High Efficiency Compressors, G. Lampugnani and M. Zgliczynski

The Reduction of the Low-Frequency Band Noise in Hermetic Refrigerator Compressor, H. Lee, B. H. Kwon, and S. O. Park