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TECHNICAL PAPERS: Forced Convection

Simulations of Three-Dimensional Flow and Augmented Heat Transfer in a Symmetrically Grooved Channel

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M. Greiner, R. J. Faulkner, V. T. Van

Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557

H. M. Tufo

Department of Computer Science, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637

P. F. Fischer

Mathematics and Computer Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL 60439

J. Heat Transfer 122(4), 653-660 (May 25, 2000) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1318207 History: Received August 23, 1999; Revised May 25, 2000
Copyright © 2000 by ASME
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Figures

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Streamlines from two-dimensional simulations; (a) fx=0.2 N/kg(Rea=180), (b) fx=0.5 N/kg(Rea=380)
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Isometric views of v-velocity on the plane y=H/2
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Reynolds number versus time
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Instantaneous isotherms at z=0; (a) fx=0.5 N/kg(Rea=380), (b) fx=3.0 N/kg(Rea=849)
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Local center point Nusselt number versus location
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Bulk Nusselt number versus time
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Fanning friction factor versus Reynolds number
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Bulk Nusselt number versus Reynolds number
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Center point Nusselt number versus Reynolds number

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