Heat Exchanger Design by Arthur P. FraasHeat Exchanger Design by Arthur P. Fraas

Heat Exchanger Design

byArthur P. Fraas, Fraas

Paperback | March 20, 1989

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This Second Edition of the well-received work on design, construction, and operation of heat exchangers. Demonstrates how to apply theories of fluid mechanics and heat transfer to practical problems posed by design, testing, and installation of heat exchangers. Tables and data have been brought up to date, and there is new material on problems of vibration and fouling, and on optimization of energy use in the chemical process and manufacturing industries. Covers all basic principles of heat exchanger design, and addresses many specialized situations encountered in engineering applications.
Title:Heat Exchanger DesignFormat:PaperbackDimensions:560 pages, 11.06 × 8.62 × 1.41 inPublished:March 20, 1989Publisher:Wiley

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0471628689

ISBN - 13:9780471628682

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Table of Contents

Heat Exchanger Types and Construction.

Heat Exchanger Fabrication.

Heat Transmission and Fluid Flow.

Performance Estimation.

Boiling Heat Transfer and Flow Stability.

Heat Pipes.

Fluidized Beds.

Flow Distribution Problems.

Stress Analysis.

Service Life, Reliability, and Maintenance.

General Design Considerations and Approaches.

Liquid-to-Liquid Heat Exchangers.

Gas-to-Gas Heat Exchangers.

Liquid-to-Gas Heat Exchangers.

Steam Generators.


Heat Exchangers for Liquid Metals and Molten Salts.

Heat Exchangers Operating on Radiant Energy.

Cooling Towers.

Heat Exchanger Tests.


Nomenclature, Constants, and Conversion Factors.

Physical Properties Affecting Heat Transfer.

Fluid Flow and Pressure Drop.

LMTD and Thermal Effectiveness.

Heat Transfer.

Geometric Data for Tube Bundles and Header Sheets.

Dimensional and Related Data for Pipes, Tubes, and Fins.

Stress Analysis.

Cost Estimation.