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An Evaporating Ethanol Meniscus—Part II: Analytical Studies

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F. J. Renk, P. C. Wayner

Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, N. Y. 12181

J. Heat Transfer 101(1), 59-62 (Feb 01, 1979) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3450936 History: Received March 27, 1978; Online August 11, 2010

Abstract

A model of capillary flow heat transfer is used to analyze the data obtained in Part I. The results indicate that fluid flow resulting from a change in the meniscus profile replenishes the liquid evaporated in a stationary evaporating meniscus. Local evaporative heat fluxes can be very high near the interline region of a finite contact angle meniscus. Therefore, a small stationary evaporating meniscus can be used as a very effective local heat sink.

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