An Identified Study on the Active Network of a Thermoacoustic Regenerator

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ABSTRACT

An active thermo-acoustic network model of regenerator which is a key component to accomplish the con-version between thermal-and acoustic power in thermo-acoustic system has been established in this paper. The experiment was carried out to quantify the network. A method called least square is employed in order to identify the H matrix describing the system. The results obtained here show that the active thermo-acoustic network can reliably depict the characteristics of a thermo-acoustic system.

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G. Ding, F. Wu, G. Zhou, X. Zhang and J. Yu, "An Identified Study on the Active Network of a Thermoacoustic Regenerator," Engineering, Vol. 1 No. 1, 2009, pp. 16-22. doi: 10.4236/eng.2009.11003.

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