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Studies of Wavy Stratified and Stratified/Atomization Gas-Liquid Flow

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N. A. Vlachos

Food Process Engineering Laboratory, Department of Food Technology, Thessaloniki Institute of Technology, P.O. Box 14561, GR 541 01, Thessaloniki, Greecee-mail: nvla@egnatia.ee.auth.gr

J. Energy Resour. Technol 125(2), 131-136 (Jun 04, 2003) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1576265 History: Received January 01, 2002; Revised November 01, 2002; Online June 04, 2003
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Figures

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Experimental pressure drop data obtained by Hoogendoorn 20 plotted against the predictions of five different stratified flow models
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Experimental liquid holdup data obtained by Majeed 22 plotted against the predictions of the ARS model of Hart et al. 11 and of the Vlachos et al. 2 proposed computational procedure
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Comparison of simulation results with experimental data of axial gas velocity profile on the vertical symmetry plane −y denotes the vertical distance from the top pipe wall-(air/water flow, 0.0508m i.d. horizontal pipe, UL=0.08 m/s,UG=11.9 m/s)24
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Prediction of liquid-to-wall shear stress distribution in the lateral direction (air/water flow, 0.0508m i.d. horizontal pipe, UL=0.10 m/s,UG=11.9 m/s)24
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Schematic representation of horizontal stratified two-phase pipe flow: concave gas/liquid interface

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