Process Heat Transfer: Principles, Applications and Rules of Thumb

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780123735881: Process Heat Transfer: Principles, Applications and Rules of Thumb
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

The First Law of Thermodynamics states that energy can neither be created nor destroyed. Heat exchangers are devices built for efficient heat transfer from one fluid to another. They are widely used in engineering processes and include examples such as intercoolers, preheaters, boilers and condensers in power plants. Heat exchangers are becoming more and more important to manufacturers striving to control energy costs.

Process Heat Transfer Rules of Thumb investigates the design and implementation of industrial heat exchangers. It provides the background needed to understand and master the commercial software packages used by professional engineers for design and analysis of heat exchangers. This book focuses on the types of heat exchangers most widely used by industry, namely shell-and-tube exchangers (including condensers, reboilers and vaporizers), air-cooled heat exchangers and double-pipe (hairpin) exchangers. It provides a substantial introduction to the design of heat exchanger networks using pinch technology, the most efficient strategy used to achieve optimal recovery of heat in industrial processes.

  • Utilizes leading commercial software important to professional engineers designing heat exchangers
  • Illustrates design procedures using complete step-by-step worked examples
  • Provides details on how to develop an initial configuration for a heat exchanger and how to systematically modify it to obtain a final design
  • Abundant example problems solved manually and with the integration of computer software

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Book Description:

Provides comprehensive, applied instruction for the design of heat exchangers for professionals at all levels.

About the Author:

Vice President, Research & Engineering Services, Heat Transfer Research, Inc, TX, USA. Tom Lestina has more than 30 years of engineering and project management experience.

Bob taught for more than 30 years in the Department of Chemical and Natural Gas Engineering at Texas A&M University-Kingsville. Prior to that, he was a senior research engineer at Monsanto and taught chemical engineering at the University of Puerto Rico in Mayaguez.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9781493300990: Process Heat Transfer: Principles, Applications and Rules of Thumb

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  1493300997 ISBN 13:  9781493300990
Publisher: Academic Press, 2007
Softcover

9789380501185: Process Heat Transfer: Principles & Applications,, 1 Editon

Softcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

International Edition
International Edition

1.

Serth
ISBN 10: 0123735882 ISBN 13: 9780123735881
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller:
Nick Book House
(Fresno, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Condition: New. New, Softcover International Edition, Printed in Black and White, Only USPS Media mail Shipping ONLY, Different ISBN, Same Content As US edition, Book Cover may be Different, in English Language. Seller Inventory # 1759

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 38.81
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Thomas Lestina, Robert W. Serth
Published by Academic Press (2007)
ISBN 10: 0123735882 ISBN 13: 9780123735881
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Academic Press, 2007. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1. Seller Inventory # DADAX0123735882

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 100.29
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Robert W. Serth
Published by Academic Pr (2007)
ISBN 10: 0123735882 ISBN 13: 9780123735881
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Academic Pr, 2007. Hardcover. Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 770 pages. 10.75x7.50x1.75 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # zk0123735882

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 108.94
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.54
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Thomas Lestina; Robert W. Serth
Published by Academic Press (2007)
ISBN 10: 0123735882 ISBN 13: 9780123735881
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Academic Press, 2007. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0123735882

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 118.89
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Thomas Lestina; Robert W. Serth
ISBN 10: 0123735882 ISBN 13: 9780123735881
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BennettBooksLtd
(San Diego, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # STR-0123735882

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 250.30
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds