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TECHNICAL PAPERS: Heat Transfer Enhancement

Numerical Simulations of Resonant Heat Transfer Augmentation at Low Reynolds Numbers

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Miles Greiner

University of Nevada, Reno

Paul F. Fischer

Mathematics and Computer Science Division, Argonne National Laboratories

Henry Tufo

Department of Computer Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80302

J. Heat Transfer 124(6), 1169-1175 (Dec 03, 2002) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1517273 History: Received October 22, 2001; Revised August 12, 2002; Online December 03, 2002
Copyright © 2002 by ASME
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Figures

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Spectral Element Mesh. The flow is from left to right and periodic inlet/outlet conditions are employed.
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Orr-Sommerfeld growth rate versus wavenumber and Reynolds number
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Orr-Sommerfeld frequency versus wavenumber and Reynolds number
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Streamlines for Re=267, steady forcing
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Streamlines for Re=267,η=0.4,F=5.53 Hz at dimensionless times Ft=0.26, 0.46, 0.66, 0.86, 1.06, and 1.26
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(a) Reynolds number and (b) fanning friction factor versus dimensionless time for Re=267,η=0.4
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Dimensionless pumping power versus forcing frequency, Reynolds number and oscillatory fraction
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Spatial variation of local bulk Nusselt number at Rem=267 with steady and unsteady forcing
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Log-mean Nusselt number versus forcing frequency, Reynolds number and oscillatory fraction
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Log-mean Nusselt number versus dimensionless pumping power

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