K. Santosh Kumar, K. Kishore, P. Usha Sri
The suction muffler plays a crucial role in reciprocating compressors by attenuating noise, reducing pulsations, and preventing the ingestion of foreign particles. This review aims to provide a comprehensive analysis of existing research on suction mufflers and highlight potential areas for improvement. The review discusses various design aspects, including acoustic performance, flow characteristics, and structural considerations. Furthermore, it explores recent advancements in material selection, computational modelling, and optimization techniques. By synthesizing the knowledge from different studies, this review offers valuable insights and recommendations for enhancing the performance and efficiency of suction mufflers in reciprocating compressors.
Suction Muffler, Reciprocating Compressor, Valve, Optimization, Durability, High-speed compressor
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K. Santosh Kumar, K. Kishore, P. Usha Sri. (2023) A Review on Enhancement of Developing Noise-less Suction Muffler for Reciprocating Compressor. International Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 8, 23-30