Answered Questions

  • Heat exchangers

    What is the basis of choosing the shell side and tube side fluid?

    Kingsuk Karmakar

    • Aug 4th, 2017

    If your process fluid is corrosive nature then you have choose flow in tube side. Because if fluid damage the tube it has been replace is easier and less cheaper then shell side. 2. The toxic and haza...


    • May 23rd, 2016

    Tubes can be easily detached from the main body of a heat exchanger. Therefore, in case of corrosive fluid its more convenient to use it in the tube side.

  • Process Development

    How can a chemical production engineer improve the process with respect to yield & quality?


    • Aug 22nd, 2014

    A recycle stream is one way to improve purity/quality and yield of product.