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RESEARCH PAPERS

Flow Around Baffles

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C. Berner, F. Durst, D. M. McEligot

Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Arizona, Tucson, Ariz. 85721

J. Heat Transfer 106(4), 743-749 (Nov 01, 1984) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3246747 History: Received June 30, 1983; Online October 20, 2009

Abstract

Flow visualization, manometry, and laser-Doppler anemometry have been applied to approximately two-dimensional water flow around segmental baffles with baffle spacing/depth equal to 0.4, window cuts from 10 to 50 percent, and Reynolds numbers ranging from 600–10,500 in order to simulate important aspects relating to shellside flow in shell-and-tube heat exchangers. The main features of the flow (which is eventually periodic in the streamwise direction), development lengths, pressure loss coefficients, and mean and rms velocity distributions are presented.

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