Observations of the thermal boundary layer flow along a vertical wall with a square obstruction in a side-heated cavity
Xu, F., Patterson, John C., and Lei, C. (2007) Observations of the thermal boundary layer flow along a vertical wall with a square obstruction in a side-heated cavity. Proceedings of the 8th Australasian Heat and Mass Transfer Conference. 8th Australasian Heat and Mass Transfer Conference , 26-29 July 2005, Perth, WA, Australia , pp. 1-4.
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Natural convection in a suddenly side-heated cavity with a square obstruction placed at the middle of the hot wall is visualized using a shadowgraph technique. The results show that the thermal boundary layer flow accumulates below the obstruction and forms a horizontal intrusion. Subsequently, the intrusion bypasses the obstruction, and reattaches to the downstream boundary. At the quasi-steady state, the thermal boundary layer forms a double-layer structure, which is split into two sections by the obstruction.
|Item Type:||Conference Item (Refereed Research Paper - E1)|
|Keywords:||natural convection; heat transfer; buoyancy; side-heated cavity; fin; shadowgraph|
|FoR Codes:||09 ENGINEERING > 0915 Interdisciplinary Engineering > 091504 Fluidisation and Fluid Mechanics @ 60%|
09 ENGINEERING > 0915 Interdisciplinary Engineering > 091505 Heat and Mass Transfer Operations @ 30%
09 ENGINEERING > 0915 Interdisciplinary Engineering > 091508 Turbulent Flows @ 10%
|SEO Codes:||97 EXPANDING KNOWLEDGE > 970102 Expanding Knowledge in the Physical Sciences @ 100%|
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