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TECHNICAL PAPERS: Evaporation, Boiling, and Condensation

Evaporation Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop of Refrigerant R-410A Flow in a Vertical Plate Heat Exchanger

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Y. Y. Hsieh, T. F. Lin

Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Chaio Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, R.O.C.

J. Heat Transfer 125(5), 852-857 (Sep 23, 2003) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1518498 History: Received April 24, 2001; Revised July 25, 2002; Online September 23, 2003
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Schematic diagram of the plate
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Comparison of the present single-phase water convection heat transfer data with the correlation from Muley and Manglik 13
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Variations of evaporation heat transfer coefficient with mean vapor quality for various system pressures and refrigerant mass fluxes at (a) q=10 kW/m2 and (b) q=20 kW/m2
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Variations of friction factor with mean vapor quality for various system pressures and refrigerant mass fluxes at (a) q=10 kW/m2 and (b) q=20 kW/m2
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Comparison of the proposed correlations with the present data for (a) the heat transfer coefficient and (b) the friction factor

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