3rd IIR International Conference on Sustainability and the Cold Chain
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The UK hosted the 3rd International Institute of Refrigeration International Conference on Sustainability and the Cold Chain on 23rd-25th June 2014 at St Mary's University College, Twickenham, London.
This prestigious conference has attracted over 100 papers from leading international researchers and industrialists with 183 delegates attending on each day. As well as four streams of techncial research papers there were, three key note addresses, four tours, two workshops, IIR Commission and project meetings including FRISBEE
To encourage involvement of future industry leaders a prize was offered for the best papers by students at the conference, sponsored by Sabroe. The winners were: Rika Kobayashi for her paper on the Effect of supercooled freezing methods on ice structure and Kirkland Rowe for his paper on Numerical analysis of multi-bed activated carbon/methanol adsorption refrigeration system. Runners up were Sunny George Guanpua, Giacomo Bagarella, Adam McConkey/Andrew Poon-King, and Mazyar Karampour.
With thanks to the following companies for their assistance:
for donating student prizes
for donating datasticks of papers
for assistance with speaker travel costs
for donating notebooks
And thanks to all paper reviewers, chairman and conference room assistants
International Scientific Committee
Graciela Alvarez, France, Vice President Commission C2; James Carson, New Zealand, President Commission C2; Gérald Cavalier, France, President Section D; Don Cleland, New Zealand; Giovanni Cortella, Italy, President Commission D1; Piotr Domanski, USA; Silvia Estrada-Flores, Australia; Judith Evans, United Kingdom; Kostadin Fikiin, Bulgaria; Laurence Fournaison, France; Jacques Guilpart, France, President Section C; Rafiqul Islam, Australia; Richard Lawton, United Kingdom, President Commission D2; Graeme Maidment, United Kingdom; Bart Nicolaï, Belgium; Petros Taoukis, Greece; Sietze Van der Sluis, Holland; Manabu Watanabe, Japan.
Judith Evans of London South Bank University, (Chairman); Paul Arrowsmith; David Bostock of GEA; Manuel Camacho of J&E Hall; Brian Churchyard of ASDA; Robert Kebby, Honeywell; Alban Leiper, Greenfield Energy; Bob Low of Mexichem Fluor; Andy Pearson of Star Refrigeration; Savvas Tassou of Brunel University;
Lisa Waters, Conference Manager, Institute of Refrigeration UK