Slip Flow Convection in Isoflux Rectangular Microchannels

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Shiping Yu, Timothy A. Ameel

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112

J. Heat Transfer 124(2), 346-355 (Jun 28, 2001) (10 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1447932 History: Received February 20, 2001; Revised June 28, 2001
Copyright © 2002 by ASME
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Coordinate system (flow direction is Z)
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Normalized Nu as a function of β, βvKn, and R
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Local Nu as a function of β at a modest slip condition
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Local Nu as a function of R at a modest slip condition for small and large β
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Effects of β and βvKn on dimensionless fluid mixed mean temperature Θm, dimensionless peripheral average fluid temperature Θfw,m, and dimensionless peripheral average wall temperature Θw,m for any R
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Local Nu as a function of βvKn for small β
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Local Nu as a function of βvKn for transition β
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Local Nu as a function of βvKn for large β



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