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Transport Processes and Separation Process Principles, Fifth Edition by Daniel H. Lepek, A. Allen Hersel, Christie John Geankoplis

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Chapter 16. Heat Exchangers

16.0 Chapter Objectives

On completion of this chapter a student should be able to:

• Describe the three common types of heat exchanges described in the chapter.

• Calculate the log mean temperature difference (ΔTlm) for counter/parallel flow heat exchangers.

• Calculate the correction factor (FT) to account for the effect of multi-pass heat exchangers.

• Define and calculate the heat exchanger effectiveness factor (ε)

• Define what is meant by the terms mixed and unmixed as applied to a cross-flow exchanger.

• Calculate and define the effect that fouling has on the overall heat transfer coefficient.

• Preform a simple thermal design of a double pipe heat exchanger.

16.1 Types of Exchangers

1. Introduction. In the process ...

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