Absorption and Heat Operated Machines
ASHRAE Technical Committee 8.3

Meeting Documents

Download documents from previous committee meetings below according to the appropriate society year. ASHRAE's society year begins on July 1 and ends June 30.







ASHRAE members have free access to research project final reports. Non-ASHRAE members can purchase research reports for $30 per article from the ASHRAE Bookstore found at this link.

TC 8.3 has completed the following research projects:

1462-RP:  Active Mechanisms for Enhancing Heat and Mass Transfer in Sorption Fluids

status:  Project is complete.  Final report was approved at the June 2015 (Atlanta) meeting.
executive summary:  

1200-RP:  Optimized Operation of Heat Activated and Electrically Activated Chiller Equipment in Hybrid Machinery Rooms and Associated Design Control Strategies

status: Project is complete. Final report was approved at the June 06 (Quebec City) meeting.
executive summary: « click here to read »
Transaction paper: "Performance of a Demand-Limiting Control Algorithm for Hybrid Cooling Plants" (LB-07-011)ASHRAE Transactions, vol 113, part 2 (presented at 2007 Summer Mtg in Long Beach)


Presentations from TC sponsored seminars can be downloaded here, if available.