A numerical model, based on dynamic mesh, has been developed by FLUENT software, to simulate behavior of a positive displacement compressor. Only first compression stage of compressor was modeled. Modeling was done, by dividing the domain to three areas with different type meshes. Some relations were presented for volumetric, mechanical, isothermal, and overall isothermal performance, and thermodynamic analysis has been performed in term of these relations. Effects of outlet pressure and crankshaft’s angular velocity have been investigated on work, polytropic factor of compression, and efficiency. Numerical and experimental results have been compared, and a good agreement was seen between them.

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