PRELIMINARY PROGRAM

International Conference on Compact Heat Exchangers and Enhancement Technology for the Process Industries

July 18 - 23, 1999
Banff Centre for Conferences
Banff, Alberta, Canada

Conference Chair:
Ramesh Shah
Delphi Harrison Thermal Systems, USA

Conference Co-Chairs:
K.J. Bell
Oklahoma State University, USA

H. Honda
Kyushu University, Japan

B. Thonon
CEA-Grenoble, DTP/GRETh, France

United Engineering Foundation, Inc.
Three Park Avenue, 27th Floor
New York, NY 10016-5902
T: 1-212-591-7636 Fax: 1-212-591-7441
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Sunday, July 18, 1999

4:00 - 7:00 Registration

7:30 - 9:00 Dinner

9:00 - 10:00 Welcome Reception

Monday, July 19, 1999

7:00 - 8:00 Breakfast

8:00 - 8:15 Welcome and Introduction

8:15 - 10:30 SESSION 1: Introduction and Single-Phase Flow and Heat
Transfer Fundamental Studies
Session Chair: TBA

Compact Heat Exchanger : Technology and Application
B. Thonon, CEA-Grenoble, DTP/GRETh, Grenoble, France.

The Effects of Inlet Fluid Temperature Nonuniformity in Crossflow Plate-Fin Heat Exchanger
Ch. Ranganayakulu1 and K.N. Seetharamu, 1Aeronautical Development Agency, Bangalore, India; 2University of Southern Malaysia (KCP), Tronoh, Malaysia.

Thermal and Hydraulic Investigations of Turbulent Flows in Compact Heat Exchangers
P. Tochon and P. Mercier, CEA-Grenoble, DTP/GRETh, Grenoble, France.

Experimental Study of Hydraulic Resistance in Heat Exchangers
With Interchannel Coolant Transpiration
V.M. Polyaev and F.V. Pelevin, Bauman Moscow State Technical
University, Moscow, Russia.

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee/Tea Break

11:00 - 12:30 SESSION 2: Single-Phase Flow and Heat Transfer Fundamental
Studies
Session Chair: TBA

A Comparison of Methods for Rapid Calculation of Frictional Pressure Drop and Heat Transfer Coefficient for Flow of Non-Newtonian Fluids in Ducts with Non-Circular Cross Sections
J.Šesták,1 R. itný1 and J. Bukovský,2 1Czech Technical University of Prague, Prague, Czech Republic; 2Chemoprojekt, Krebs Group, Prague, Czech Republic.

Heat and Mass Transfer in the Heat Exchanger Apparatus with Jet Systems
B.M. Galitseyskiy, Moscow Aviation Institute, Moscow, Russia.

Heat Exchangers at Micro- and Meso-Scales
S.S. Menhendale,1 A.M. Jacobi1 and R.K. Shah,2 1University of Illinois, Urbana, IL, USA; 2Delphi Harrison Thermal Systems, Lockport, NY, USA.

Economic Optimization of Compact Heat Exchangers
H. Martin, Universität Karlsruhe (TH), Karlsruhe, Germany.

12:30 - 1:30 Lunch

1:30 - 3:15 Networking/Informal Discussions/free time

3:15 - 3:45 Group Photo

3:45 - 4:00 Coffee/Tea Break

4:00 - 5:30 SESSION 3: Fouling in Heat Exchangers
Session Chair: TBA

Invited Lecture: Fouling Characteristics of Compact Heat
Exchangers and Enhanced Tubes
C.B. Panchal and T.J. Rabas, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL, USA.

Self-Cleaning the Fouling from the Inside Wall of Tubes in
a Vertical Water-Cooling Equipment with Plastic Twisted Tapes
T.L. Yu, X.M. Yu, D. Peng, X.G. Huang, J.L. Liao, S.G. Gong, and
G.F. Jiang, Xiangtan University, Hunan Province, China.

The Effect of Inerts on Heat Transfer, Drainage and Gas Cleaning Efficiency of Plastic Exchangers
F. Weitz, C.W.M. van der Geld, F.L.A. Ganzevles and A. Lexmond, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands.

Studies of Fouling in Channels with Turbulence Promoters
G.A. Dreitser, Moscow Aviation Institute, Moscow, Russia

5:30 - 5:45 Break

5:45 - 7:30 SESSION 4:. Single-Phase Augmentation Techniques
Session Chair:

Operating Experience With Plate Type Heat Exchangers In Petroleum and Petrochemical Applications
L. A. Curcio, Jr.* and A. S. Wanni**, Exxon Research and Engineering Company, Baytown, TX, U.S.A.; and ** Exxon Research and Engineering Company, NJ

Impingement Heat Transfer by a Single Circular Jet in a Narrow Space with Confined Wall
K. Ichimiya1 and Y. Nakamura,2 1Yamanashi University, Yamanashi, Japan; 2Toyota Co Ltd., Aichi, Japan.

Convective Heat Transfer in a Rectangular Duct with an Array of Alternately Attached-Detached Ribs
J. J. Hwang and Y.H. Lin, Chung-Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan

Testing of Twisted-Tube Exchangers Transition Flow Regime
B. Ljubicic, Brown Fintube Company, Houston, TX, USA.

7:30 - 9:00 Dinner

9:00 - 10:00 Panel Discussion - Session Chair: T. Rudy
BARRIERS AND CONCERNS ON THE USE OF CHES IN THE PROCESS INDUSTRIES

10:00 - 11:00 Social Hour

Tuesday, July 20, 1999

7:00 - 8:00 Breakfast

8:00 - 10:30 SESSION 5: Single-Phase Heat Transfer Design Data and Methods
Session Chair: TBA

Invited Lecture: The Latest Heat Exchanger Technology for
Vehicle
T. Ohara, Denso Corp., Aichi, Japan.

The Method of Determination of Heat Transfer Coefficients on
Hot and Cold Sides of Heat Exchangers on the Basis of Their
Tests
G.A. Dreitser, A.S. Myakotchin, and A.S. Neverov, Moscow Aviation
Institute, Moscow, Russia

The Effects of Corrugation Angle on Heat Transfer and Pressure
Loss in a Cross-Corrugated Passage
M-A. Hessami, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia.

Heat/Mass Transfer in Serpentine Flow Passage with a Sharp
Turn (Influence of Entrance Configuration)
M. Hirota,1 H. Fujita,1 A. Syuhada,1 S. Araki,2 M. Yanagida1 and T. Tanaka,3 1Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan; 2Suzuki Co. Ltd., Hamamatsu, Japan; 3Chubu Electric Power Co. Inc., Nagoya, Japan.

3-D Modeling of the ABB Lummus Heat Transfer "HELIXCHANGERTM" using CFD
M.J. Andrews1 and B.I. Master,2 Texas A & M University, College Station, TX, USA; 2ABB Lummus Heat Transfer, Bloomfield, NJ, USA.

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee/Tea/ Break

11:00 - 12:30 SESSION 6: . Single-Phase Heat Transfer Design Data and Methods (continued)
Session Chair: TBA

Numerical Analysis of Flow and Conjugate Heat Transfer of Two-Row Plate-Finned Tube Heat Exchanger
H. Onishi,1 K. Inaoka,1 K. Matsubara2 and K. Suzuki,1 1Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan; 2Niigata University, Niigata, Japan.

Effects of Velocity, Thermal Conductance and Fin Spacing on Pressure Loss and Heat Transport of Flat and Finned Tubes
P. Geiser and V. Kottke, Hohenheim University, Stuttgart, Germany.

Porous Compact Heat Exchangers using Metallic Foams
M. Miscevic,1 L. Tadrist,2 R. Santini2 and R. Yu,3 1Renault V.I., St-Priest, France; 2IUSTI, Marseille, France; 3Technocentre Renault, Guyancourt, France

Heat and Mass Transfer of Free-Flow Arrangements with
Corresponding Pressure Drop
P. Gschwind and V. Kottke, Hohenheim University, Stuttgart, Germany.

Heat Transfer Characteristics of a Double-Spiral Heat Exchanger Applicable to Purification of Contaminant Air
N. Arai,1 R. Maihara,2 K. Doi,1 M. Shinoda,1 S. W. Churchill3 and T. Otsuki,4 1Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan; 2Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company, Inc., Okayama, Japan; 3Univ. of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA; 4Best Sokki Company, Kyoto, Japan.

12:30 - 1:30 Lunch

1:30 - 3:30 Networking/Informal Discussions/free time

3:30 - 4:00 Coffee/Tea/ Break

4:00 - 5:30 SESSION 7: Single-Phase Heat Exchanger Development and Applications
Session Chair: TBA

Development of High Performance Air Cooling Heat Sink Utilizing Pin-Fins
K. Minakami,1 M. Ishizuka1 and S. Mochizuki,2 1Toshiba Corporation, Kawasaki, Japan; and 2Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Tokyo, Japan.

Alignment of Strips to Reduce the Pressure Drop in the Finned-
Tube Heat Exchanger Having Offset Strip
H. C. Kang1 and M. H. Kim,2 1Kunsan National University, Kunsan, Korea;
and 2Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang, Korea.

Application of an Enameled Heat Exchanger to Waste Heat Recovery
C.H. Wang, S.C. Chiang, B.C. Yang and R.J. Shyu, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu, Taiwan.

Application of Heat Transfer Enhancement for Retrofit of Heat Recovery Systems
X.X. Zhu and M. Zanfir, UMIST, Manchester, UK.

5:30 - 5:45 Break

5:45 - 7:15 SESSION 8: Single-Phase Heat Exchanger Development and Applications (continued)
Session Chair: TBA

Opportunities Presented by Cross Corrugated Polymer Film Compact Heat Exchangers
R. Jachuck, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.

The Use of a Plate and Frame Heat Exchanger as a Three Stream
Compact Exchanger
P. J. Heggs and P. Narataruksa, UMIST, Manchester, UK.

High Temperature Compact Heat Exchanger with Close Packed Helical Tube Bundle in Cross Flow
B.V. Dzyubenko1 and R.I. Yakimenko,2 1Moscow Aviation Institute, Moscow, Russia; 2Russian Space Agency, Moscow, Russia.

Cooling Diesel Engine Exhaust Gases using Longitudinally Finned Tubes in a Compact Jacketed Heat Exchanger
J. Taborek1 and S. Yokell,2 1JT Inc. Sedona, AZ, USA; 2MGT Inc., Boulder, CO, USA.

7:30 - 9:00 Dinner

9:00 - 10:00 Social Hour

Wednesday, July 21, 1999

7:00 - 8:00 Breakfast

8:00 - 10:30 SESSION 9: Phase-Change Heat Transfer Fundamental Studies Session Chair: TBA

Invited Lecture: Enhanced Heat Transfer for the Process
Industries: Endless Frontier, or Mature and Routine
A. E. Bergles, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA.

Two-Phase Flow Pattern Maps for Evaporating Flows in Horizontal Tubes: Recent Developments
J.R. Thome and N. Kattan, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland.

Two-Phase Frictional Pressure Drop for Refrigerants in Small
Diameter Tubes
M. Zhang and S.L. Kwon,Thermo King Corportaion, Minneapolis, MN,
USA.

Two-Phase Pressure Drop of Refrigerants during Flow Boiling in Small Channels: An Experimental Investigation and Correlation Development
T. N. Tran,1 M.-C. Chyu,2 M. W. Wambsganss,1 and D. M. France,3 1Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL, U.S.A.; 2Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, U.S.A.; 3University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.

Recent Advances in Modelling of Evaporation in Plain Horizontal Tubes
J.R. Thome and N. Kattan, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland.

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee/Tea/ Break

11:00 - 12:30 SESSION 10:. Phase-Change Heat Transfer Fundamental Studies
(continued)
Session Chair: TBA

Two-Phase Flow Patterns and Evaporating Heat Transfer in a Vertical Rectangular Channel
V.V. Kuznetsov,1 S.A. Safonov,1 A.S. Shamirzaev,1 P.A. Houghton2 and S. Sunder,2 1Russian Academy of Sciences, Novosibirsk, Russia; 2Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., Allentown, PA, USA.

Evaporating and Boiling of Falling Films of Cryogenic Liquid: Heat Transfer and Development of Dry Spots
A.N. Pavlenko and V.V. Lel', Russian Academy of Sciences, Novosibirsk, Russia.

Condensation of CFC11 in Horizontal, Spirally Grooved Microfin Tubes: Heat Transfer
S. Nozu1 and H. Honda2, 1Okayama Prefectural University, Okayama, Japan; 2Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan.

Thermal and Hydraulic Performances of Compact Heat Exchangers for Refrigeration Systems
B. Palm1 and B. Thonon,2 1Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden; 2CEA-Grenoble, DTP/GRETh Grenoble, France.

12:30 - 1:30 Lunch

1:30 - 3:30 Ad hoc sessions/Informal Discussions/free time

3:30 - 4:00 Coffee/Tea/ Break

4:00 - 5:30 SESSION 11: Vaporization, Condensation and Absorption
Augmentation Techniques Session Chair: TBA

Invited Lecture: Japanese Advanced Technologies of Heat
Exchanger in Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Applications
K. Torikoshi and T. Ebisu, Daikin Industries,Ltd.,
Osaka, Japan.

Flow Boiling Heat Transfer Enhancement by Flattened Vapor
Bubble Behavior between Parallel Porous and Heated Walls
K. Kadoguchi and M. Tashiro, National Institute for Resources and
Environment, Ibaraki, Japan.

An Experimental Investigation on Flow Boiling Performance of
Enhanced Surfaces with Laser Drilled Holes
S.G. Kandlikar and R. Fogarty, Rochester Institute of Technology,
NY, USA.

Theoretical Model of Electric Field on the Enhancement of
Critical Heat Flux
T. Yajima,1 A. Yabe2 and H. Maki,3 1Univ. of Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan;
2MITI/AIST, Ibaraki, Japan; 3 Science University of Tokyo, Chiba, Japan.

5:30 - 5:45 Break

5:45 - 7:15 SESSION 12:. Vaporization, Condensation and
Absorption Augmentation Techniques (continued)
Session Chair: TBA

Augmentation of Thin Falling-Film Evaporation on Horizontal
Tubes using an Applied Electric Field
J. Darabi, M.M. Ohadi, and S.V. Dessiatoun, University of Maryland, USA

Enhancement of Heat Transfer by an Air/Water Spray in a Transformer Oil Cooler
S.K. Lang1 and A.E. Bergles2, 1Raytheon Systems Co., Sudbury, MA; 2Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA.

Condensation of R22 during Heat Transfer Augmentation with Spiralled Wires in the Annulus of a Tube-in-Tube Heat Exchangers for Hot-Water Heat Pumps
S. Coetzee, W.R. da Veiga and J.P. Meyer, Rand Afrikaans University, Johannesburg, South Africa.

Condensation Heat Transfer and Enhancement of Nonazeotropic Mixture on Petal-Shaped Finned Tubes
Z.G. Zhang, S.P. Wang and P.S. Lin, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China.

7:30 - 9:00 Dinner

9:00 - 10:00 Social Hour

Thursday, July 22, 1999

7:00 - 8:00 Breakfast

8:00 - 3:30 Personal Time (Lunch at the hotel or box lunches) / Optional Excursion

3:30 - 4:00 Coffee/Tea/ Break

4:00 - 5:30 SESSION 13:. Vaporization and Condensation Design Data And Methods
Session Chair: TBA

Study on Heat Transfer Enhancement by Additive During R134a Gas Hydrate Cool Storage and Release Process
S.P. Wang, F.M. Li, and L.Q. Xiao, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China.

Active Enhancement of Falling Film Absorbers: A Study of
Possibilities
H. Perez-Blanco and B-B. Tsai, Pennsylvania State University, USA.

Pool Boiling from Smooth and Enhanced Surfaces in Zeotropic
Mixtures
R.R. Trewin, General Electric Company, Schenectady, NY, USA.

Cooling Tower - An Energy Conservation Resource
H.R. Goshayshi, J.F. Missenden and R. Tozer, South Bank University
London, UK.

The Investigation of Cooling Tower Packing in Various Arrangements
H.R. Goshayshi and J.F. Missenden, South Bank University, London, UK.

5:30 - 5:45 Break

5:45 - 7:15 SESSION 14: Vaporization and Condensation Design Data
And Methods (continued)
Session Chair: TBA

Heat Transfer of Binary Zeotropic Refrigerant Mixture in a Plate-Fin Condenser
S. Koyama and T. Yara, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan.

Alternative Refrigerants Performance in Plate Heat Condensers for Air Conditioning
G. Boccardi1, G.P. Celata,1 M. Cumo,2 A. Gerosa,3 D.F. Marchesi1 and A. Zorzin,4 1ENEA, Rome, Italy; 2University of Roma "La Sapienza", Rome, Italy; 3University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy; 4Alfa Laval Artec S.p.A., Vicenza, Italy.

Experimental Analysis for Enhancing Automotive Evaporator Fin Performances
H. Osada,1 H. Aoki,1 T. Ohara2 and I. Kuroyanagi,2 1Toyota Central R&D Labs., Inc., Aichi, Japan; 2Denso Corporation, Aichi, Japan.

Investigation and Development of Plate Fin Heat Exchangers for
Ammonia Absorption Refrigerator
K. Iwata,1 H. Ohnishi,2 and M. Matsuda,3 1Sumitomo Precision
Products Co., Ltd., Hyogo, Japan; 2Osaka Gas Co., Ltd., Osaka, Japan;
and 3Hitachi Zosen Corporation, Osaka, Japan.

7:30 - 9:15 Banquet

9:15 - 10:00 Social

Friday, July 23, 1999

7:00 - 8:00 Breakfast

8:00 - 10:00 SESSION 15: . Phase-Change Heat Exchanger Development and Applications Session Chair: TBA

Broadening the Acceptance of Compact Heat Exchangers Through Collaborative Activities
T. M. Rudy,* and J. M. Robertson**, *Exxon Research and Engineering Company, New Jersey, USA and **AEA Technology plc, United Kingdom

Hydraulic Performance of Wet Fin-and-Tube Heat Exchanger for Various Wettability Surfaces
S. Ha1, C. Kim,1 S. Ahn1 and G.A. Dreitser,2 1LG Electronics Inc., Changwon, Korea; 2Moscow Aviation Institute, Moscow, Russia.

HELIXCHANGERTM Heat Exchanger: Single-Phase and Two-Phase Enhancement
K.S. Chunangad1, B.I. Master,1 J.R. Thome2 and M.B. Tolba,1 1ABB Lummus Heat Transfer, Bloomfield, NJ, USA; 2Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland.

Calculation Procedure for Steam Condensation in Plate Heat Exchangers
L. Wang,1 R. Christensen2 and B. Sundén,1 1Lund Institute of Technology, Lund, Sweden; 2Lund Institute of Technology in Malmö, Malmö, Sweden.

Compact LCGC Bubble Absorber for Ammonia-Water Absorption
D.C. Erickson and G. Anand, Energy Concepts Company, Annapolis, MD, USA.

10:00 - 10:30 Coffee/Tea/ Break

10:30 - 12:00 SESSION 16: . Phase-Change Heat Exchanger Development and Applications
Session Chair: TBA

Invited Lecture: Tubular Heat Transfer Elements for Compact
Two-Phase Heat Exchangers
R. Mertz,1 M. Groll1 and B. Thonon,2 1Universität Stuttgart, IKE, Stuttgart, Germany; 2CEA-Grenoble, DTP/GRETh, Grenoble, France.

Using of Cryogenic Jet Systems in Heat Exchangers
G.A. Dreitser, V.P. Firsov and I.V. Antyukhov, Moscow Aviation Institute, Moscow, Russia. Friday, July 22, 1999

State of the Art Compact Heat Exchangers for Sulfuric Acid Plants
B. Örnberg, Alpha Laval Thermal Inc., Richmond, VA, USA.

The Design & Use of High Efficiency Counter Flow Plate Type Heat Exchangers
D.J. Hawkins, Balcke-Durr Inc., Tampa, Florida, USA.

12:00 - 1:00 SESSION 17: Open Discussion
Session Chair: K.J. Bell

Prioritizing the Efforts to Remove the Barriers

1:00 - 1:15 Future Plans and Vote of Thanks

1:15 - 2:30 Lunch and Adjournment

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