Experiments on Solidification of an Aqueous Sodium Carbonate Solution in a Horizontal Cylindrical Annulus

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M. S. Christenson, F. P. Incropera

Heat Transfer Laboratory, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907

J. Heat Transfer 111(4), 998-1005 (Nov 01, 1989) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3250816 History: Received May 09, 1988; Online October 20, 2009


An experimental study of solidification has been performed for a binary Na2 CO3 –H2 O solution in a horizontal cylindrical annulus with varying initial concentration. Solutally driven flows and double-diffusive layering were found to influence solidification rates and macroscopic solute redistribution strongly.

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