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A Summary of Experiments on Local Heat Transfer From the Rear of Bluff Obstacles to a Low Speed Airstream

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H. H. Sogin

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Tulane University, New Orleans, La.

J. Heat Transfer 86(2), 200-202 (May 01, 1964) (3 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3687094 History: Received February 12, 1963

Abstract

The local heat transfer by forced convection from the base surface of a bluff obstacle in a variety of configurations was measured. The data are satisfactorily represented by an equation of the type

hLkf = C · Uρff2/3
The coefficient C depends upon the configuration and the location. Its value is uniformly 0.20 on the rear of a flat-plate strip at 90-deg angle of attack. It diminishes wherever any device can close the dead air space, or reduce its size.

Copyright © 1964 by ASME
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