151-0054-00L  Thermal Design and Optimization

SemesterSpring Semester 2017
LecturersP. Rudolf von Rohr
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman
CommentCourse will no longer take place after FS17.

Thermodynamics I (151-0051-00L) ,
Thermodynamics II (151-0052-00L) and
Thermodynamics III (151-0261-00L)

Catalogue data

AbstractThe content of the course is focused on the exergetically optimized dimensioning and the constructive design of one and two phase heat exchanger systems.
ObjectiveFundamentals on heat exchanger an heat exchanger systems design focusing on minimization of exergy losses is presented.
ContentIntroduction in exergy losses at heatexchangers, multiphase flow and heat exchange, condenser, evaporators, regenerators, gas-solid heat exchange, pinch methodology
Lecture notesScript is available
Literaturefor each chapter special literature is recommended
Prerequisites / NoticeThe fundamental courses in thermodynamics are neccessary to follow this course.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits4 credits
ExaminersP. Rudolf von Rohr
Typeend-of-semester examination
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionA repetition date will be offered in the first two weeks of the semester immediately consecutive.
Additional information on mode of examinationDer Kurs wird im FS 2017 zum letzten Mal angeboten.

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151-0054-00 VWärmeaustausch: Gestaltung und Optimierung Special students and auditors need a special permission from the lecturers.2 hrs
Mon10-12ML F 39 »
P. Rudolf von Rohr
151-0054-00 UWärmeaustausch: Gestaltung und Optimierung2 hrs
Mon13-15ML F 39 »
P. Rudolf von Rohr


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General : Special students and auditors need a special permission from the lecturers

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