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Tian LI Li-Hao ZHAO Xiao-Ke KU Helge ANDERSSON Terese LOVAS


This paper investigates the performance of Reynolds-averaged Navier-Stokes model on dispersion of particles in wall turbulence. A direct numerical simulation of wall-bounded channel flow with particles suspensions was set as a benchmark. The standard k–ω model coupled with two different eddy interaction models was used in Reynolds-averaged Navier-Stokes model and compared to  the direct numerical simulation. Detailed comparisons between direct numerical simulation and Reynolds-averaged Navier-Stokes model on particle distribution evolving over time were carried out.

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LI, Tian et al. NUMERICAL INVESTIGATION OF PARTICLES TURBULENT DISPERSION IN CHANNEL FLOW. Thermal Science, [S.l.], v. 16, n. 5, p. 1510-1514, dec. 2016. ISSN 2334-7163. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 19 sep. 2017. doi:
Received 2016-12-29
Accepted 2016-12-30
Published 2016-12-30


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