An Improved Cluster-Renewal Model for the Estimation of Heat Transfer Coefficients on the Furnace Walls of Commercial Circulating Fluidized Bed Boilers

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Animesh Dutta

Greenfield Research Incorporated, P.O. Box #25018, Halifax, NS, B3M 4H4, Canada

Prabir Basu

Mechanical Engineering Department, Dalhousie University, P.O. Box #1000, Halifax, NS, B3J 2X4, Canada

J. Heat Transfer 126(6), 1040-1043 (Jan 26, 2005) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1833360 History: Received June 03, 2003; Revised July 17, 2004; Online January 26, 2005
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Grahic Jump Location
Comparison of estimated [Eqs. (1234567891011121314)] versus predicted [Eq. (16)] wall coverage for a number of commercial boilers
Grahic Jump Location
Predicted heat transfer coefficient with measured heat transfer coefficient



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