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Heating an Oil Stream Through Three Steam-Heated Tanks

Cold oil is being heated by steam through a series of three tanks connected in series. The transient change in temperature is modeled by three coupled ordinary differential equations. This model consists of three instances of a heated tank, created as a custom component. The custom component is created in a Maple worksheet by simply typing in the governing differential equation (double-click on any of the components to see the worksheet). You can expand the model by adding more copies of the custom component.

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Model Images
  • HeatingOilSteam A combination of standard and custom components provides a complete solution to model heat transfer in the flowing oil stream.
  • results The simulation results show the transient temperature in all three tanks.
  • results 2 MapleSim model diagram
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