Compressors 2013 - 8th International Conference on Compressors and Coolants

Important Deadlines in 2013

February 10 Abstract submission
February 10 Instructions to authors for manuscript preparation
March 31 Full paper submission - start of review process
April 31 Comments from reviewers to authors, early registration and payment
May 15 Submission of revised full paper deadline (at least one author per contribution should be registered)
May 31 Final decision by reviewers (payment to be received by this time)

Registration, abstracts and papers should be send via

Conference organizing committee

Václav Havelský Conference president, Technical University, Bratislava
Libor Novák Embraco Slovakia, Spišská Nová Ves
Ján Kakalejčík Embraco Slovakia, Spišská Nová Ves
Tomáš Brath Secop, s.r.o. Zlaté Moravce
Halvart Koppen UNEP, Paris
Susan Phalippou International Institute of Refrigeration, Paris
Peter Tomlein Association for Cooling and Air Conditioning Technology, Rovinka

Scientific Committee

Didier Coulomb International Institute of Refrigeration, Paris
Klas Berglöf ClimaCheck, Nacka-Stockholm
James E. Braun University, Purdue
Dariusz Butrymowicz Polish Academy of Sciences, Gdansk
Cesar Deschamps TU Santa Catarina, Florianópolis
Per Fahlen Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg
Eckhard A. Groll School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue
Hans Quack University, Dresden
Hermann Halozan Graz University of Technology
Václav Havelský Slovak Technical University, Bratislava
Marc Chasserot Shecco, Brussels
Graeme Fox AREA, Brussels 
Manuel Fröschle Bock, Frickenhausen
Harald Kaiser German Association of refrigeration, air-condition and heat pump
Noriaki Ishii Osaka Electro-Communication University
Lain Miloš Czech Technical University, Prague
Petter Neksa Sintef Energy Research, Trondheim
Miroslav Petrák Czech Technical University Prague
OOI Kim Tiow Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Radim Čermák Czech Committee for Cooperation with IIR, Prague
Björn Palm KTU Stockholm
Volkmar Pfeil Bitzer, Sindelfingen
Veniamin A. Usov Inertek, Moscow
Andrea Voigt EPEE Brussels
Marek Zgliczynski Embraco Europe
Vitaly Zhelezny State Academy of Refrigeration, Odessa

Also cooperating in the conference

Ministry of the Environment SR, Slovak Trade and Industry Chamber

Conference secretariat

Slovak Association for Refrigeration and Air conditioning Technology, Rovinka
Peter Tomlein, 900 41 Rovinka              
E-mail:            Tel/fax: 00421 2 45646971

Conference program

Conference at the Congress Centre of Slovak National Parliament in Papiernička and Congress Centre of Slovak Academy of Sciences in castle Smolenice, September 2. – 4.9. 2013 will be divided into three days:

2.9. 10.00 Registration in Papiernička and Castle Smolenice
2.9. 15.00 Conference opening, plenary session in Papiernička
2.9. 20.00 Welcoming glass of wine, meeting with melodies in the castle Red Stone
3.9. 06.30 Breakfast (swimming pool, sauna and fitness will be opened)
3.9. 08.20 Plenary session and dividing in to technical sessions
3.9. 12.00 Lunch and sessions of B and E committees, departure to castle Smolenice
3.9. 15.00 Compressors, refrigeration technologies, inspections and diagnostic
3.9. 18.00 Garden party, wine tasting, social gathering, typical medieval castle program
4.9. 06.30 Breakfast (swimming pool, sauna and fitness will be opened)
4.9. 08.20 Technical sessions - Compressors, Coolants and Oils
4.9. 13.00 Closing of the conference
4.9. 11.30 Relax – swimming, sauna, bowling, squash, lunch, back to home