Chapter 9. Ceramics in Heat Exchangers—An Overview Update

  1. William J. Smothers
  1. B. D. Foster

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320372.ch9

Application of Refractories: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 8, Issue 1/2

Application of Refractories: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 8, Issue 1/2

How to Cite

Foster, B. D. (1987) Ceramics in Heat Exchangers—An Overview Update, in Application of Refractories: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 8, Issue 1/2 (ed W. J. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320372.ch9

Author Information

  1. Norton Co., One New Bond St. Worcester, MA 01606

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1987

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374702

Online ISBN: 9780470320372

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Keywords:

  • ceramics;
  • heat exchangers;
  • corrosiveflue gases;
  • energy conversion;
  • energy conservation

Summary

High temperature heat exchangers made with ceramic components have been proven dependable, economical, and practical for many applications-especially in waste heat recovery from high temperature and corrosive flue gases. These and other areas of heat exchangers using ceramic materials are reviewed in terms of most recent activity and developments.