heat exchangerheat exchanger
any device, as a radiator or a condenser, for transferring heat energy to a cooler medium from a warmer one, for heating or cooling purposes
A device, such as an automobile radiator, used to transfer heat from a fluid on one side of a barrier to a fluid on the other side without bringing the fluids into direct contact.
parallel flow heat exchanger
(plural heat exchangers)
- (physics) Any device (such as a radiator) that transfers heat from one fluid to another via a separating wall