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Mass Transfer Coefficient Measurement in Water/Oil/Gas Multiphase Flow

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H. Wang, D. Vedapuri, J. Y. Cai, T. Hong, W. P. Jepson

NSF I/UCRC, Corrosion in Multiphase Systems Center, Institute for Corrosion and Multiphase Technology, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701

J. Energy Resour. Technol 123(2), 144-149 (Nov 10, 2000) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1368121 History: Received October 26, 1999; Revised November 10, 2000
Copyright © 2001 by ASME
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Figures

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System layout (not to scale)
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Limiting current density at liquid velocity of 1 m/s in full pipe flow without oil
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Local mass transfer coefficient of five electrodes versus liquid velocity in full pipe flow without oil
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Local mass transfer coefficient of five electrodes versus liquid velocity in full pipe flow with 75 percent oil
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Average mass transfer coefficient of five electrodes versus liquid velocity in full pipe flow with different in-situ oil percentage
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Average mass transfer coefficient versus in-situ oil percentage in full pipe flow
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Average mass transfer coefficient versus superficial gas velocity in slug flow with different in-situ oil percentage
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Comparison of average mass transfer in slug flow and full pipe flow at 1.5 m/s liquid velocity

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