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Two Phase Boiling Heat Transfer Coefficient Correlation

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#1 Maankhalil


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Posted 23 November 2017 - 11:58 PM

Hey all 

I am an undergraduate student and I have a heat exchanger data that I should design. In the tube side, an organic fluid is being cooled from 670 C to 440 C. ( No Phase Change / Vapor Phase ). In the shell side, there is an organic fluid entering in two-phase (vapor fraction = 76%). at 40 C and it is heated to 230 C. (total vapor at the outlet)  


The problem that I am facing is on the shell side, I am not able to specify a good correlation for the calculation of the shell heat transfer coefficient for a fluid entering as a two-phase and exiting in one phase.

Could you guys guide me to a proper correlation?. 

Thank You in advance. 



#2 srfish


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Posted 26 November 2017 - 12:28 PM

Refer to any text with the title "Process Heat Transfer".

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