Accession Number : AD0164311

Title :   Closed Cycle Diesel Engine.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Stone,W. James ; Diebold,James P.

Report Date : 02 FEB 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent describes a completely closed-cycle heat engine system for underwater application. It comprises of a conventional heat engine and a system to condense the exhaust gases, including a water vapor condenser suitably connected to a compressor means and a heat exchanger, a dryer, a carbon dioxide condenser and tanks for storing liquid carbon dioxide and water.

Descriptors :   *Diesel engines, *Patents, Closed loop systems, Submarine engines

Subject Categories : Reciprocating and Rotating Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE