Vorticity Generator for Improving Heat Exchanger Efficiency
Patent Application, Filed 8 Aug 02
NAVAL UNDERSEA WARFARE CENTER NEWPORT DIV RI
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A heat exchange tube includes a tubular conduit for flowing a working fluid therethrough and for conducting heat between the working fluid and a thermal field proximate the tube, and a wire extending axially through the tubular conduit and spaced from an inside surface of the tubular conduit. The invention also provides a method for increasing heat transfer about a tubular conduit by positioning a wire in the conduit.
- Air Conditioning, Heating, Lighting and Ventilating