Acharya, B. N.

Contributing Consultant, Mumbai, India

B. N. Acharya has work experience in static equipment design with UHDE India Ltd. and Reliance Industries Ltd., India. With more than 40 yr of experience in the design and troubleshooting of heat exchangers and high-pressure reactors, he has been active in executing greenfield, revamp and modernization projects. Acharya holds a BS degree in mechanical engineering and an MS degree in thermal engineering from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.

Practical application of expansion joints for heat exchangers

Acharya, B. N., Pal, N., Contributing Consultant; Daru, K., Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.; Panchal, A., PVA Systems

Expansion joints are used throughout industry for various purposes.