“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 1998

The Analysis of Reciprocating Compressor Suction Part by Using Flow Visualization Techniques and Digital Image Processing, I. S. Lee, W. S. Oh, W. H. Jung, A. Kaga, and K. Yamaguchi

Optimum Design of Dynamically-Loaded Journal Bearing with R600a Refrigerant Application, K. H. Lee, J. W. Kim, Y. J. Huh, and J. Lee

The Development of New Check Valve for Scroll Compressor, S. J. Lee, D. S. Lee, B. C. Lee, and Y. S. Joo

R410A Rotary Compressor Bearing Design Considerations, J. R. Lenz

Forces Analysis of Rotary Vane Compressor for Automobile Air Conditioning System, L. Li, J. Hu, B. Guo, and P. Shu

Vane Dynamics Analysis of a Tilted Vane Rotary Compressor, Y. Liu and J. Kosco

New Mechanical Model for the Scroll Mechanism and Its Mechanical Analysis, Z. Liu and T. Yanagisawa

Compressor Capacity Control: A New Direction, J. Loprete and B. Johnson

Visualization of Measured Acoustic Fields Using a Commercial Modal Analysis Code, D. C. Lowery

Theoretical Study of Design and Operating Parameters on the Reciprocating Compressor Performance, S. Manepatil, G. S. Yadava, and B. C. Nakra

Flank Sealing Force Optimization in a Scroll Compressor with Swing Link, D. M. Manole and D. K. Haller

Motion of the Sprung Mass of a Reciprocating Hermetic Compressor During Startup, L. W. Marriott

The Development of Highly Reliable and Efficient Scroll Compressors, K. Matsuba, S. Hagiwara, T. Yoshii, H. Kuroiwa, K. Yoshimura, K. Matsukawa, and K. Hori

Evaluation of Refrigerant Oil for HFC Refrigerants and Selection of Sliding Materials, H. Matsuura, M. Minowa, Y. Fudemato, S. Hiodoshi, and M. Nomura

New Life Method for Rolling Bearings in Compressors, K. E. Meyers

The Effects of the Tribo-Conditions and Antiwear Additives on the Degradation of an Ester Oil and Analyses of Degradation Products, S. Miki and S. Toyama

Experimental Research and Construction Heat Circuit for a Semihermetik Refrigerant Reciprocating Compressor, V. Milovanova

Lubrication Analysis of Rotary Compressors for HFC Refrigerants, K. Minami, H. Hattori, and M. Hayano

Compressor Control Panel, J. Mouchet and K. Fourati

The Aerodynamics of the Inlet of Centrifugal Compressor, J. Mulugeta

An Analytical Model for the Discharge Process in Scroll Compressors, D. H. Myszka

Internal Acoustics Modeling of a Rotary Compressor Discharge Manifold, J. J. Nieter and H. J. Kim

Development of the Non-Lubricated Four-Stage Compressor Compressing up to 24, H. Nishikawa, T. Nishikawa, Y. Takahashi, and Y. Mizuno

Our Rapid Advances Have Prepared Us for the Demands of the Future, K. Nishioka

A Characterization of Rotating Stall Behaviors in High and Low Speed Centrifugal Compressors, W. C. Oakes, P. B. Lawless, and S. Fleeter

Scroll Compressor Cupping Analysis, J. M. O’Leary, T. J. Weadock, and G. W. Gatecliff

Effects of Materials on Temperature Distribution of a Compressor, K. T. Ooi and K. K. Phua

Development of PAG Mono-Ether Based Lubricants for Automotive Air-Conditioners, T. Osumi, K. Takigawa, M. Okada, H. Hasegawa, Y. Watanabe, and M. Sunami

New Design Approach for a Scroll Compressor Anti-Rotation Mechanism, S. Otake, Y. Yoshii, and K. Tsurutani

Reversible Compressor Drive, A. W. Paczuski

Theoretical and Experimental Research Aspects of Compressor Installations with Multisection Gascoolers, V. Parfenov

Analysis of the Dynamic Characteristics of a Variable Speed Compressor, Y. C. Park and M. K. Min

Heat Transfer in Reciprocating Compressors - A Review, B. G. Shiva Shiva Prasad

Numerical Simulation of the Piston Secondary Motion in a Reciprocating Compressor, A. T. Prata, J. R. S. Fernandes, and F. Fagotti

Quasi One-Dimensional Steady-State Models for Gas Leakage Part I: Comparison and Validation, J. Prins and C. A. Infante Ferreira

Quasi One-Dimensional Steady-State Models for Gas Leakage Part II: Improvement of the Viscous Modeling, J. Prins and C. A. Infante Ferreira

Theoretical and Experimental Evaluation of the Friction Torque in Compressors with Straddle Bearings, R. Puff, A. L. Manke, and H. R. Seibel

The Research to Decrease the “Start-Stop” Frequency of the Air Compressor in DF11 Quasi High Speed Passenger Train, X. Qian, X. Chen, and X. Zhao

Using Segmented Compression Exponent to Calculate the Exhaust Temperature of the Single Stage High Pressure Ratio Air Compressor, X. Qian and H. Jia

Study of PTCR Behavior for Wide Voltage and Ambient Temperature Variations and Optimizing the PTC Start Induction Run Motor & Overload, V. K. Rao and Allwyn Unit

Parametric Study and Experimental Comparison of Small Hermetic Refrigeration Compressors Using an Advanced Numerical Simulation Model, J. Rigola, C. D. Perez-Segarra, A. Oliva, J. M. Serra, M. Escriba, and J. Pons

Noise and Vibration Characterization and Statistical Energy Analysis of a Scroll Compressor, W. B. Rockwood

Higher Efficiency, Lower Sound, and Lower Cost Air Conditioning Compressors: Part 1 – Efficiency, P. K. Roy and S. G. Hix

Higher Efficiency, Lower Sound, and Lower Cost Air Conditioning Compressors: Part 2 - Sound/Discharge Pulse, P. K. Roy and S. G. Hix

Evaluation of Non-Asbestos Sheet Gasket for Mobile Refrigeration Compressors, R. K. Sadhir, D. Price, and G. E. Rudd

Computer Simulation of Effects From Injection of Different Liquids in Screw Compressors, B. Sangfors

Development of 2-Cylinder Rotary Compressor with R-410A, Y. Sasahara, K. Komine, M. Ootori, I. Kawabe, T. Kumazawa, and S. Fujita

Design of an Unloader System for Moderate Capacity Refrigeration Screw Compressors, J. Sauls

Passive Control of Turbomachine Noise, S. Sawyer and S. Fleeter

Alkylbenzenes for Split Air-Conditioners with R-410A Part 1: Reliability Evaluation of Compressors, S. Sekiya, Y. Shirafuji, S. Kawaguchi, T. Kato, and T. Izawa

System Performance with Reverse Rotation Capacity Modulation, R. L. Shimon

An Analytical Study of the Oil Supply System in Scroll Compressors, C. J. Shin, J. S. Park, and Y. I. Chang

Contact Force Analysis in Trochoidal-Type Machine, J. B. Shung

Influence of Vane Slot Back-Pressure on the Characteristic of Vane Motion in Rotary Vane Compressor, P. Shu, B. Guo, L. Li, and J. Hu

Rotor Evaluation Regarding Runout, L. Sjoholm

A Short Term, Accelerated Test Method for Rotary Compressors, C. Slayton and H. Spauschus

Pulsations in Liquid-Gas Mixtures, H. J. Song and W. Soedel

Modelling of Screw Compressor Capacity Control, N. Stosic, A. Kovacevic, and I. K. Smith

An Analysis of the Hermetic Reciprocating Compressor Acoustic System, K. H. Suh, H. Lee, W. S. Oh, and W. H. Jung

Alkylbenzenes for Split Air Conditioner with R-410A Part 2: Oil Return Characteristics, Y. Sumida, M. Nakayama, S. Suzuki, and S. Kawaguchi

Evaluation of Lubricants for R410A/R407C Applications in Scroll Compressor, S. G. Sundaresan

Dynamic Simulation of Positive Displacement Compressors Using Object Oriented Approach, S. Takeshita

Development of Liquid Refrigerant Pump for Ice-Storage Packaged Air-Conditioners, M. Takeuchi, H. Kobayashi, K. Sato, M. Fujitani, N. Hayashi, and H. Machida

Hydraulic Resistance and Flow Pattern at Design and Off Design Flow Rates Among Axial Flow Machines, T. Tanaka

Improvement of Self-Adjusting Back Pressure Mechanism for Scroll Compressors, K. Tojo, I. Hayase, and T. Tsuchiya

Blocked Fan Test, P. Tomell

Linear Compressors for Clean and Specialty Gases, R. L. Unger

Scroll Compressor with no Tipping Moment, J. R. Williams, J. T. Hill, and G. M. Fields

A Thermal Elastohydrodynamic Lubricated Thrust Bearing Contact Model, G. Xu and F. Sadeghi

Design Optimization for the Discharge System of the Rotary Compressor Using Alternative Refrigerant R410a, Y. Youn, S. Park, J. Bae, and Y. Ma

Designing a Function-Enhanced Suction Accumulator for Rotary Compressor, K. N. Yun

Compressor Suction Accumulator with Pre-Charged Oil, K. W. Yun

Numerical Prediction of Radiated Noise Level From Suction Accumulators of Rotary Compressors, W. Zhou, H. J. Kim, and J. Kim

Formulation of Four Poles of Three-Dimensional Acoustic Cavities Using Pressure Response Functions with Special Attention to Source Modeling, W. Zhou and J. Kim

### Proceedings from 1996

Development of a Low Noise Rotary Compressor, Y. Adachi, I. Onoda, and K. Takashima

Development of a High Performance Scroll Compressor for Automotive Air Conditioners, T. Akazawa, S. Kawahara, Y. Abe, M. Makino, and D. Itou

Compressor Capacity Control, N. B. Alyokhin and V. P. Malakhov

Design Modifications for Use of Hermetic Compressors in Mobile Applications, V. S. Anantaparitula, V. K. Rao, S. A. Sundaresan, and K. Venkateswarlu

Friction Power in Sliding Vane Type Rotary Compressors, D. Aradau and L. Costiuc

Journal Beating Experimental Evaluations and Data Correlation, R. S. Bailey and D. G. Cutts

Analysis for Development of the Anti-rotational Roller Clutch Device for Scroll Compressors, T. Barito and Y. Chen

Keynote Address from the 1996 International Compressor Engineering and Refrigeration Conferences, P. L. Bergren

A New Valve Dynamics Simulation Program and Its Use for the Design of Valves, L. Boswirth

Aerodynamics of Rotatable Inlet Guide Vanes for Centrifugal Compressors, J. J. Brasz

Oil Droplet Generation and Control In Rolling Piston Type Compressors, P. Bushnell

Thermal Analysis of a Hermetic Reciprocating Compressor, A. Cavallini, L. Doretti, G. A. Longo, L. Rossetto, B. Bella, and A. Zannerio

A Study of Overall Tribological Problems in Developing R407c Rotary Compressor with Polyolester Oils, S. H. Choa, C. G. Baek, Y. W. Kim, K. S. Hyun, and S. K. Oh

Development of High Efficiency Scroll Compressor for Packane Air Conditioners, Y. H. Cho, B. C. Lee, and J. K. Lee

Dynamic Characterization of Noise and Vibration Transmission Paths in Linear Cyclic Systems: Part I Theory, Y. M. Cho and H. J. Kim

Mathematical Model of Reciprocating Compressor With One or Several Stages for the Real Gases, B. S. Chrustalev, V. B. Zdalinsky, and V. P. A. Bulanov

Turbulent Flow Through Valves of Reciprocating Compressors, C. J. Deschamps, R. T. S. Ferreira, and A. T. Prata

Testing of Refrigeration Compressors without Condensation, R. Dirlea, J. Hannay, and J. Lebrun

A Rotary Positive Displacement Heat Pump Compressor and Turbine Combined in One Rotor, R. W. Driver and D. P. Davidson

Scroll Compressor Performance With Oil Injection/Separation, R. T. Drost and R. L. DeBlois

Test on a Twin-Screw Compressor, C. Ducruet, B. Hivet, J. Boone, and M. Torreilles

A Study on Compression Characteristic of Wet Vapor Refrigerant, A. K. Dutta, T. Yanagisawa, and M. Fukuta

Dynamic Modeling and Measurements on a Reciprocating Hermetic Compressor, H. Erol, T. Durakbasa, and H. T. Belek

Numerical Simulation of Hermetic Reciprocating Compressors, F. Escanes, C. D. Perez-Segarra, J. Rigola, J. M. Serra, J. Pons, M. Escriba, and M. Jornet

Development and Experiences with a Hermetic CO2 Compressor, B. E. Fagerli

A Finite Element Approach to Compressor Valves Motion Simulation, F. Fagotti, M. G. D. de Bortoli, and R. Barbieri