Heat Exchanger Fouling and Cleaning XIV – 2022

Scope of the Conference

The themes of the 2022 Heat Exchanger Fouling & Cleaning

  • Fouling in industrial heat exchanger systems
    • Crude oil and hydrocarbon systems
    • Cooling water systems
    • Petrochemical systems
    • Thermal desalination units
    • Power plants
    • Dairy and food industries
  • Surface modifications
  • Modeling of fouling processes
  • CFD studies on fouling processes
  • Design, retrofit, and revamp of heat exchangers and associated networks to mitigate fouling
  • Mechanisms of heat transfer fouling (crystallization, particulate, reaction, corrosion, and biofouling)
  • Micro and compact heat exchanger fouling
  • Cleaning of heat exchangers
  • Modeling environmental and economical impact of fouling and cleaning
  • Monitoring, scheduling, and controlling the fouling in heat exchangers and associated networks