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RESEARCH PAPERS: Jets, Wakes, and Impingement

Three-Dimensional Simulation of Laminar Rectangular Impinging Jets, Flow Structure, and Heat Transfer

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I. Sezai, A. A. Mohamad

Mechanical Engineering Department, Eastern Mediterranean University, Magosa, Mersin 10, Turkey

J. Heat Transfer 121(1), 50-56 (Feb 01, 1999) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.2825965 History: Received August 22, 1997; Revised October 07, 1998; Online December 05, 2007

Abstract

The flow and heat transfer characteristics of impinging laminar jets issuing from rectangular slots of different aspect ratios have been investigated numerically through the solution of three-dimensional Navier-Stokes and energy equations in steady state. The three-dimensional simulation reveals the existence of pronounced streamwise velocity off-center peaks near the impingement plate. Furthermore, the effect of these off-center velocity peaks on the Nusselt number distribution is also investigated. Interesting three-dimensional flow structures are detected which cannot be predicted by two-dimensional simulations.

Copyright © 1999 by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
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