There is still time to submit your abstract for the inaugural IIR International Conference on the Application of HFO Refrigerants with an extended deadline to 20 October 2017. <a href="https://www.ior.org.uk/HFO2018" target="_blank" rel="noopener"> Click here for more information </a>
Abstracts are required to report on original research or on technical developments and their applications. The conference will provide up to date information on these types of refrigerants. Papers exploring and reporting on the conference themes are invited, themes include:
<li>characteristics of HFO refrigerants</li>
<li>design issues for systems, components and controls</li>
<li>safety issues (flammability risk analysis, design considerations, operating experience)</li>
<li>legislation, codes of practise and standards</li>
<li>responsible use and environmental considerations</li>
The conference will also accept papers that include comparisons with other low and moderate GWP fluids such as R32, ammonia, CO<sub>2</sub> and hydrocarbons.
The event will take place at IET Birmingham Austin Court between 2 and 5 September 2018 and will provide a common arena for HFO refrigerants specialists and those having with interest in this topic including users, component manufacturers, product development specialist, researcher and development experts, system and equipment designers, senior managers and policy makers.
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