Commentary on Correlations for Convective Vaporization in Tubes

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Ralph L. Webb

The Pennsylvania State University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University Park, PA 16802

J. Heat Transfer 125(1), 184-185 (Jan 29, 2003) (2 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1527902 History: Received November 20, 2001; Revised July 01, 2002; Online January 29, 2003
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Grahic Jump Location
Convective vaporization data for ethanol for different vapor qualities. Line A-A separates the heat flux independent convective vaporization regime from the heat flux dependent regime influenced by nucleate boiling, from Wadekar 9.



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