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UAChE Apr3-09 10:23 AM

Heat Exchanger Design
 
I have 1,935,420 lbs/hr of process fluid entering all liquid at 168F. 38,000 lbs/hr boils, and the mixture exits at 190F. Total duty is 45,500,000 BTU/hr. Is there a way to calculate the liquid specific heat and the vapor specific heat with this information?

russ_watters Apr5-09 07:28 PM

Re: Heat Exchanger Design
 
Sorry, no. You need more temperature measurements becuase there is no set ratio of specific heats.


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