Effect of Tube Inclination on Pool Boiling Heat Transfer

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M.-G. Kang

Department of Mechanical Engineering Education, Andong National University, 388 Songchun-dong, Andong-city, Kyungbuk 760-749, Korea

J. Heat Transfer 122(1), 188-192 (Oct 01, 1999) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.521456 History: Received January 01, 1999; Revised October 01, 1999
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Effects of tube (D=19.05 mm) inclination on pool boiling heat transfer: (a) rough surface (ε=60.9 nm) and (b) smooth surface (ε=15.1 nm)
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Bubble generation and coalescence on the heated tube surface (D=19.05 mm,ε=60.9 nm) for various heat fluxes: (a) θ=0 deg, (b) θ=45 deg, and (c) θ=90 deg
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Changes in heat flux and tube wall superheat due to thermocouple location: (a) horizontal tube (θ=0 deg); (b) vertical tube (θ=90 deg)
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Schematic diagram of the experimental appratus: (a) overall arrangement, (b) water storage tank and heated tube



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