The Thermal Constriction Resistance for an Eccentric Spot on a Circular Heat Flux Tube

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A. Baïri, N. Laraqi

Department of Heat Transfer, University of Paris 10, LEEE, EA. 387, 1, Chemin Desvallières, 92410 Ville d’Avray, France

J. Heat Transfer 126(4), 652-655 (May 14, 2004) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1778189 History: Received October 24, 2003; Revised May 14, 2004
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An eccentric spot on circular heat flux tube
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Comparison between the proposed model and Bardon 1 and Cooper 7 experiments
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Comparison between the exact solution (32) and correlation (35)



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