Performances of Gas-Water Direct-Contact Heat Transfer

  • Feng LiEmail author
  • Lin Duanmu
  • Lin Fu
  • Xiling Zhao
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Energy book series (SPE)


Compared with indirect-contact heat exchanger, gas-water direct-contact heat exchanger has superiority of decreasing metal heat-exchange surface, small temperature difference and volume, less investment and good antiseptic effect. This paper studies the droplets movement characteristics and performance of gas-water heat and mass transfer. The gas-water direct-contact heat transfer differential equation has been set up to obtain temperature distribution of flue gas and water. The main factors are also analyzed. In this paper, a direct-contact heat transfer model is established for a project, and the results of theoretical calculation and engineering operation are compared. The model has been verified.


Direct-contact Flue-gas condensation Motion characteristics Heat and mass exchange Heat transfer model Test verification 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Infrastructure EngineeringDalian University of TechnologyLiaoningPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.Department of Building Science, School of ArchitectureTsinghua UniversityBeijingPeople’s Republic of China

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