Information Package / Course Catalogue
Heat Exhangers
Course Code: MME505
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: English
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 8
Objectives of the Course

The aim of this course is to provide the students with common types of heat exchangers; namely hair-pin, shell-and-tube, gasket-plate, and compact heat exchangers, fouling of surfaces, fouling in designs, rating and sizing problems in heat exchanger design.

Course Content

Classification of heat exchangers, design methods of het exchangers, heat exchanger pressure drop and pumping power, material selection for exchangers. Design projects.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoc. Prof. Mustafa ASKER
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to classify the heat exchangers
2.To be able to calculate overall heat transfer coefficient
3.To be able to analyse the heat exchanger using log mean temperature difference
4.To be able to analyse the heat exchanger using effectiveness-number of transfer unit methods
5.To be able to analyse of shell-tube heat exchanger
6.To be able to calculate pressure drop and pumping power
7.To be able to select materials for heat exchanger design
8.To be able to calculate the strength of materials for heat exchangers
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Kakac, S., Pramuanjaroenkij, A., Liu, H., Heat Exchangers: Selection, Rating and Thermal Design, 2nd edition, CRC Press, 2002.
2.Kays, W.M., London A.L., Compact Heat Exchangers, 3rd edition, Krieger Publishing Company, 1998.
3.Shah, R.K., Sekulic D.P., Fundamentals of heat exchanger design, 1st edition, Wiley, 2002.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Classification of heat exchangers
Week 2 - Theoretical
Fundamental Definitions
Week 3 - Theoretical
Temperature Profiles in Steady Conditions
Week 4 - Theoretical
Variable Heat Transfer Temperature Coefficients
Week 5 - Theoretical
Design of Heat Exchangers With Fins
Week 6 - Theoretical
Design of Evaporators
Week 7 - Theoretical
Design of Evaporators
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Design of Compact Heat Exchangers
Week 10 - Theoretical
Design of Compact Heat Exchangers
Week 11 - Theoretical
Air-Cooled Heat Exchangers
Week 12 - Theoretical
Shell-and-Tube Reboilers
Week 13 - Theoretical
Pressure Drop In Heat Exchangers
Week 14 - Theoretical
Pressure Drop In Heat Exchangers
Week 15 - Theoretical
Material Selection and Stress Calculations In Heat Exchangers
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%15
Final Examination1%60
Quiz4%15
Assignment5%5
Term Assignment1%5
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory162496
Lecture - Practice50315
Term Project1151025
Quiz44120
Midterm Examination115217
Final Examination120222
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)195
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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4
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5
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5
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5
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