TECHNICAL PAPERS: Boiling and Condensation

Pool Boiling Heat Transfer in Aqueous Solutions of an Anionic Surfactant

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V. M. Wasekar, R. M. Manglik

Thermal-Fluids and Thermal Processing Laboratory, Department of Mechanical, Industrial and Nuclear Engineering, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0072

J. Heat Transfer 122(4), 708-715 (May 18, 2000) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1316785 History: Received August 16, 1999; Revised May 18, 2000
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Nucleate pool boiling data for distilled water
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Pool boiling data for aqueous SDS solutions; arrows indicate incipience, and, except for 10,000 wppm, all data are for increasing heat flux
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Effect of heater diameter and heat flux on the nucleate pool boiling performance of aqueous SDS solutions
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Roughness characteristic of heater surface: (a) three-dimensional roughness profiles using AFM, and (b) optical microscope images
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(a) Schematic of experimental facility, and (b) cross-sectional view of cylindrical heater assembly
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Surface tension measurements for aqueous SDS solutions: (a) dynamic σ at room temperature, and (b) effect of temperature on the dynamic and equilibrium σ (values in ms refer to surface age)
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Boiling history for distilled water, and aqueous SDS solutions of 1000 and 2500 wppm
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Relative heat transfer performance of aqueous SDS solutions and its variation with heat flux and surfactant concentration



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