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TECHNICAL PAPERS: Evaporation, Boiling, and Condensation

Falling Film Transitions on Plain and Enhanced Tubes

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J. F. Roques, V. Dupont, J. R. Thome

Laboratory of Heat and Mass Transfer (LTCM), Department of Mechanical Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne, CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland

J. Heat Transfer 124(3), 491-499 (May 10, 2002) (9 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1458017 History: Revised July 09, 2001; Received November 07, 2001; Online May 10, 2002
Copyright © 2002 by ASME
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Comparison of tuberow methods to experimental data by Marto 4
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Diagram of the rig test
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Photos of the test section: (a) test section; and (b) overall view.
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Photographs of the enhanced tubes
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Intertube flow modes on plain tubes: (A) droplet; (B) droplet-column; (C) column; (D) column-sheet; and (E) sheet.
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Transition as a function of relative spacing for plain tube (Ga0.25≈90)
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Transition Reynolds number for low fin tube without spacing effect
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Reynolds transition number for droplet to/from droplet-column transition
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Reynolds transition number for droplet-column to/from column transition
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Reynolds transition number for column to/from column-sheet transition
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Reynolds transition number for column-sheet to/from sheet transition
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Comparison with Honda’s droplet to/from columns correlation
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Comparison with Honda’s columns to/from columns-sheet correlation
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Comparison with Honda’s columns-sheet to/from sheet correlation

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