Studies on the water cooling of hot surfaces (experiment of spray cooling)

Takehiro Ito, Yasuyuki Takata, Mousa M M Mousa, Hiroto Yoshikai

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Abstract

An experimental study has been performed on the spray cooling of hot surfaces in the range of mass velocity of water of 0.0162 approximately 0.1737 [kg/(m2·s)] with four different full cone nozzles. Heat transfer characteristics below surface superheating of 500 [K] were investigated, and the effect of subcooling of sprayed water on the heat flux was also examined. An experimental correlation for the heat transfer effectiveness η = qw/[W(CplΔTsub + L + CpvΔTsat)] in the region associated with film boiling was obtained.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)119-144
Number of pages26
JournalMemoirs of the Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu University
Volume51
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1991

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  • Engineering(all)

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