Analysis of Shell and Tube Heat Exchanger With and Without Fins for Waste Heat Recovery Applications Using CFD

Authors(2) :-Deelip Kumar, Ashish Muchrikar

Waste heat is defined as a process by fuel combustion or chemical reaction, and then dumped into the environment. The strategy how to recover this heat depends upon part on the temperature of waste heat gases and economics involved. At present scenario the rapid industrial growth is the main reasons for crisis of energy, also for pollution. Diesel engine is widely used device in all industrial application. Nearly about 2/3rd energy is now wasted through the exhaust gas, which is indirectly caused of global warming and overall requirement of energy. The energy available in the exit stream of many energy conversion devices such as I.C. Engine gas turbine etc. goes as waste and if not utilize properly. The present work has been carried out for predicting performance of shell & finned tube heat exchanger in light of waste heat recovery applications. The performance of heat exchanger has been evaluated by using CFD package ANSYS 15.0. An attempt been made for predict the performance in term of heat flux available with and without fins with different heat transfer fluids & results obtained have been compared. The performance parameters pertaining to heat exchanger such as heat flux from Tube internal side fluid & tube external side fluids, heat transfer coefficient from both the fluids.

Authors and Affiliations

Deelip Kumar
Corporate Institute of Science & Technology, Bhopal Madhya Pradesh, India
Ashish Muchrikar
Corporate Institute of Science & Technology, Bhopal Madhya Pradesh, India

Waste heat, Heat Exchanger, CFD, Heat Transfer Coefficient, ANSYS.

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Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 3 | May-June 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-06-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 453-459
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET173362
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

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Deelip Kumar, Ashish Muchrikar, " Analysis of Shell and Tube Heat Exchanger With and Without Fins for Waste Heat Recovery Applications Using CFD, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 3, Issue 3, pp.453-459, May-June-2017.
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