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Title:
EXHAUST GAS HEAT EXCHANGER AND METHOD
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2014/183001
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
A heat exchanger that transfers heat from an exhaust gas flow to a liquid coolant includes a first heat exchange section and a second heat exchange section located adjacent the first heat exchange section. The first heat exchange section is located within a first housing that at least partially encloses a first fluid volume. The second heat exchange section is located within a second housing that at least partially encloses a second fluid volume. A first plurality of heat exchange tubes traverses the first heat exchange section, and a second plurality of heat exchange tubes traverses the second heat exchange section. An exhaust gas flow path of the heat exchanger includes the first fluid volume and the interiors of the second plurality of heat exchange tubes. A coolant flow path of the heat exchanger includes the second fluid volume and the interiors of the first plurality of heat exchange tubes.

Inventors:
JANKE DAVID (US)
SETTY VISWANATH (US)
WATTELET JONATHAN (US)
GROTOPHORST THOMAS (US)
Application Number:
US2014/037446
Publication Date:
November 05, 2015
Filing Date:
May 09, 2014
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Assignee:
MODINE MFG CO
International Classes:
F28D7/16
Foreign References:
US7380544B22008-06-03
US8316925B22012-11-27
US7171956B22007-02-06
US8079410B22011-12-20
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
CHESLOCK, Alan, C. (Suite 3300Milwaukee, WI, US)
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