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TECHNICAL PAPERS: Forced Convection

Computations of Low Pressure Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer in Ducts Using the Direct Simulation Monte Carlo Method

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Fang Yan, Bakhtier Farouk

Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19104

J. Heat Transfer 124(4), 609-616 (Jul 16, 2002) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1458018 History: Received August 12, 1999; Revised April 25, 2001; Online July 16, 2002
Copyright © 2002 by ASME
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Schematic of the problem geometry
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Comparison of axial pressure distribution for channel flow (with slip-walls)
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(a) The effect of cell size on temperature profile at x=0 m (50 particles/cell); and (b) the effect of cell size on temperature profile at x=0.4 m (50 particles/cell)
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The effect of particle number on temperature profile at x=0 (350×80 cells)
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Temperature contour for the base case
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Velocity vectors for transitional flow (case 8)
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Pressure distribution along the centerline for transitional flow (case 8)
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Heat flux along the plate for transition flow (case 8)
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Local Nu as a function of position along the plate for transitional flow (case 8)
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Parity plot showing correlation of computed data
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(a) Kn as the function of position along the axis for transitional flow (case 8); (b) Re as a function of position along the plate for transitional flow (case 8)
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Temperature contours for transition flow (case 8)
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Mean Nu as a function of position along the plate for the base case
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Heat flux along the plate for the base case
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Pressure distribution along centerline for the base case
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Velocity vectors for the base case
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(a) Kn as the function of position along the plate for the base case; and (b) Re as the function of position along the plate for the base case

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