After completing this chapter, you will be able to:
Understand the Nusselt model for prediction of the heat transfer coefficient for film condensation.
Calculate the condensation rate of a pure vapor.
Model the local rate for condensation of a mixture of vapor and an inert gas.
Identify the conditions for fog formation in general and in condensing equipment in particular.
Model the heat and mass transfer processes in the condensation of a binary mixture of two condensing species.
Analyze the condensation of a ternary mixture consisting of two condensing species with an non-condensing gas.
Write equations for calculation of the performance of condensing equipment based on a stagewise description of ...