10. Selection of Heat Exchangers and Their Components

  1. Ramesh K. Shah1,2 and
  2. Dušan P. Sekulić3

Published Online: 6 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172605.ch10

Fundamentals of Heat Exchanger Design

Fundamentals of Heat Exchanger Design

How to Cite

Shah, R. K. and Sekulić, D. P. (2003) Selection of Heat Exchangers and Their Components, in Fundamentals of Heat Exchanger Design, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470172605.ch10

Author Information

  1. 1

    Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York, USA

  2. 2

    Formerly at Delphi Harrison Thermal Systems, Lockport, New York, USA

  3. 3

    University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 25 JUL 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471321712

Online ISBN: 9780470172605

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Keywords:

  • near-optimum heat exchanger design;
  • heat exchanger selection criteria and operating parameters;
  • exchanger construction type and surface cost;
  • quantitative methods in screening;
  • performance evaluation criteria

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Selection Criteria Based on Operating Parameters

  • General Selection Guidelines for Major Exchanger Types

  • Some Quantitative Considerations

  • Summary

  • References

  • Review Questions

  • Problems