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TECHNICAL PAPERS: Forced Convection

Laminar Forced Convection Heat Transfer in the Combined Entry Region of Non-Circular Ducts

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Y. S. Muzychka

Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, NF, Canada, A1B 3X5

M. M. Yovanovich

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada, N2L 3G1

J. Heat Transfer 126(1), 54-61 (Mar 10, 2004) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1643752 History: Received March 14, 2003; Revised October 02, 2003; Online March 10, 2004
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f ReA for singly connected geometries, data from Ref. 7
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f ReA for other singly connected geometries, data from Ref. 7
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Fully developed flow NuT, data from Ref. 7
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Fully developed flow NuH, data from Ref. 7
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Simultaneously developing flow in a circular tube NuH,z, data from Ref. 7
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Simultaneously developing flow in a circular tube NuT,z, data from Ref. 7
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Simultaneously developing flow in a circular tube NuT,m, data from Ref. 7
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Simultaneously developing flow in channel NuT,m, data from Ref. 7
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Simultaneously developing flow in channel NuH,z, data from Ref. 7
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Simultaneously developing flow in square duct NuH,z, data from Ref. 7
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Simultaneously developing flow in square duct NuH,m, data from Ref. 7

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