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RESEARCH PAPER

Melting Heat Transfer Characteristics of Microencapsulated Phase Change Material Slurries With Plural Microcapsules Having Different Diameters

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Hideo Inaba, Myoung-Jun Kim, Akihiko Horibe

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Okayama University, Tsushimanaka 3-1-1, Okayama 700-8530, Japan

J. Heat Transfer 126(4), 558-565 (Apr 16, 2003) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1773584 History: Revised April 16, 2003; Received June 30, 2003
Copyright © 2004 by ASME
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The diameter distribution of the plural PCMs particles
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Thermophysical properties of the plural PCMs slurry
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Schematic diagram of experimental apparatus
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Nondimensional velocity profile of water in the radial direction
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Nondimensional velocity profiles in the radial direction
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Momentum model of a sphere
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Coefficient of lift force and drag force of a sphere
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Calculated nondimensional velocity profile in the radial direction
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Fanning friction factor of water
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Fanning friction factor of the plural PCMs slurry and uniformly small sized PCM slurry
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(a) Variation of local Nusselt number with non-dimension distance in the tube axis; and (b) Variation of surface wall temperature of test section tube with nondimension distance in the tube axis
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The relationship between Mean Nusselt number and modified Reynolds number
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The relationship between Qtr/Wth and Re′
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The relationship between drag force ratio DR and nondimensional heat transfer ratio HTR

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