2022 Global Conference & 60th Anniversary Celebration

The Langham Huntington, Pasadena, California, USA
September 19 - 22, 2022

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Presentation Summaries and Slides

  • A fresh look at surface roughness
  • Air-cooler performance with chimneys
  • CFD study of Air-cooler (ACU) geometry in forced-draft operation with blockages and wind
  • Crude oil fouling modeling: Collaborating with ENNOVA LLC and Rice University
  • Design heat exchangers to reduce greenhouse gas emissions: Exchanger Optimizer solution
  • Digital transformation of heat exchanger network management using HTRI SmartPM
  • Hook up with HTRIconnect
  • HTRI’s new research rig: Scaled-down Air-cooled Unit (SACU)
  • Improvements to HTRI kettle circulation model
  • Introduction to surface energy
  • Lessons learned: Implementing electric heater option in Xchanger Suite®
  • Overview of CFD tools for predicting kettle performance
  • Using neural networks for predicting Nusselt number for intube laminar flow
  • Xchanger Suite® 9.1

Poster Summaries

  • Air-cooler performance enhancements developed with RAPID
  • Reducing heat exchanger fouling with vapor infusion
  • Update on cooling water fouling project

HTRI 60th Anniversary Video