A Mathematical Confirmation for Higher LMTD Value of Counter Flow Versus Parallel Flow Heat Exchangers

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Farshad Kowsary, Mohammad Biglarbegian

Mechanical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran

J. Heat Transfer 125(1), 182-184 (Jan 29, 2003) (3 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1517270 History: Received January 17, 2002; Revised July 29, 2002; Online January 29, 2003
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