Evaporator

An evaporator is a device used to turn the liquid form of a chemical into its gaseous form. The liquid is evaporated, or vaporized, into a gas.

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Thermal Diode - One-way Heat-flow
... When the condenser is hotter than the evaporator, the coolant in the heat pipe condenses in a reservoir at the evaporator end ... During normal heat pipe operation, when the evaporator and reservoir become hotter than the condenser, the reservoir is emptied by evaporation, and heat is transferred to the condenser ...
Orbiting Frog Otolith - Life Support System (LSS) - Evaporator/heater
... Augmented by the thermal environment of the spacecraft, the water evaporator and 8 Watt electric heater will maintain water temperature at 60±5 °F (15.5 ... The water supply for the evaporator is contained in a rubber bladder supported by a ring in the canister immediately above the lower dome ... is forced from the bladder through the valve and into the evaporator ...
Evaporator - Marine Use
... For more details on this topic, see Evaporator (marine) ... Sterilisation is carried out after the evaporator ... Evaporators are usually of the shell-and-tube type (known as an Atlas Plant) or of the plate type (such as the type designed by Alfa Laval) ...
Multiple-effect Evaporator
... A multiple-effect evaporator, as defined in chemical engineering, is an apparatus for efficiently using the heat from steam to evaporate water ... In a multiple-effect evaporator, water is boiled in a sequence of vessels, each held at a lower pressure than the last ... While in theory, evaporators may be built with an arbitrarily large number of stages, evaporators with more than four stages are rarely practical except in systems where ...
Centrifugal Evaporator
... A centrifugal evaporator is a device used in chemical and biochemical laboratories for the efficient and gentle evaporation of solvents from many samples ... If only one sample required evaporation then a rotary evaporator is most often used ... The most advanced modern centrifugal evaporators not only concentrate many samples at the same time, they eliminate solvent bumping and can handle solvents with boiling ...