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TECHNICAL NOTES

Correction for Exponential Dependence of Viscosity on Temperature for Natural Convection by an Integral Method

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Louis C. Burmeister

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045

J. Heat Transfer 125(4), 756-759 (Jul 17, 2003) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1573228 History: Received March 11, 2002; Revised December 11, 2002; Online July 17, 2003
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Grahic Jump Location
The physical situation and coordinate system
Grahic Jump Location
The ratio of Nusselt number with temperature-dependent viscosity to Nusselt number with constant properties versus the ratio of ambient viscosity to wall viscosity

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