Recent developments in equipment for ultrasound generators have greatly increased their available power and expanded their range of operating temperatures. This presents opportunities for scale prevention in heat exchangers by using ultrasound. Applications are refineries, sewage plants, alcohol plants, boilers have been very promising, and indicate that significant economic advantages can be realized.

16-24: Applying Ultrasound Prevents Scale Formation In Heat Exchanger

  • K. Casey Youn Ph. D, Weeco International Corp.; Simon Kim, Morko American Inc.