Fouling of Heat Exchangers in the Dairy Industry by Coupling Flow and Kinetics Modelling

M.V. De Bonis, and G. Ruocco
CFDfood, DITEC, Università degli studi della Basilicata, Potenza

The present work exploits modelling of a heat exchanger single channel during the pasteurization of milk.

A 2D computation has been performed with COMSOL Multiphysics showing the potential application to optimized geometries and for a variety of products of known biochemical evolution.