CONDENSATION INSIDE SMOOTH HORIZONTAL TUBES: PART 2. IMPROVEMENT OF HEAT EXCHANGE PREDICTION

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Volodymyr G. RIFERT Volodymyr V. SEREDA Peter O. BARABASH Vadim V. GORIN

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In this study, a theoretical model of film condensation inside horizontal tubes with more precise definition of friction coefficient on interphase is presented  to calculate the heat transfer coefficient under two-phase annular and intermediate flow conditions. This more precise definition contains experimental substantiation of correction for calculation of pressure losses by friction and correction that takes into account surface suction on the interphase. Comparison of this model with the experimental data of various authors demonstrates that the results are in satisfactory and close agreement.

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RIFERT, Volodymyr G. et al. CONDENSATION INSIDE SMOOTH HORIZONTAL TUBES: PART 2. IMPROVEMENT OF HEAT EXCHANGE PREDICTION. Thermal Science, [S.l.], mar. 2017. ISSN 2334-7163. Available at: <http://thermal-science.tech/journal/index.php/thsci/article/view/2160>. Date accessed: 23 june 2017. doi: https://doi.org/10.2298/TSCI140815045R.
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Received 2017-03-03
Accepted 2017-03-13
Published 2017-03-13

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