The Effect of a Cationic Surfactant on Turbulent Flow Patterns

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G. Hetsroni, A. Mosyak

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 32000, Israel

Y. Talmon

Department of Chemical Engineering, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 32000, Israel

A. Bernheim-Groswasser

Department of Chemical Engineering, Ben Gurion University, Beer-Sheba 84105, Israel

J. L. Zakin

Ohio State University, Department of Chemical Engineering, Columbus, OH 43210, U.S.A.

J. Heat Transfer 125(5), 947-950 (Sep 23, 2003) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1609482 History: Received August 30, 2002; Revised June 18, 2003; Online September 23, 2003
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Loop of rectangular channel (1-tank, 2-pump, 3-control valve, 4-flow meter, 5-strainghtener, 6-development section, 7-test section, 8-IR camera, 9-outlet section, 10-heat exchanger)
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Test section (1-top of the channel, 2-stainless steel strip, 3-window, 4-bottom of the channel, 5-IR camera)
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Microstructure of the 530 ppm Habon G solution: (a) threadlike micelles; and (b) vesicles.
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Thermal pattern on the heated wall: (a) Flow of 530 ppm Habon G solution; and (b) Flow of water.
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Relationship between dimensionless streak spacing and wall shear velocity (•-present study; ▪-Donohue et al. (1972); and ▾-Achia and Thompson (1977))



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