Basics of the Heat Exchanger Modelling

  • Dawid Taler
Part of the Studies in Systems, Decision and Control book series (SSDC, volume 161)


This chapter presents the basic mass, momentum and energy conservation equations derived for the flowing medium, determination of the temperature distribution in the walls of tubes with a circular cross-section and with a complex shape, and determination of the heat transfer coefficient for non-finned and finned tubes.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Environmental EngineeringCracow University of TechnologyCracowPoland

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