Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Evaporation, Condensation and Heat transfer

Edited by Amimul Ahsan

Swinburne University of Technology

The theoretical analysis and modeling of heat and mass transfer rates produced in evaporation and condensation processes are significant issues in a design of wide range of industrial processes and devices. This book includes 25 advanced and revised contributions, and it covers mainly (1) evaporation and boiling, (2) condensation and cooling, (3) heat transfer and exchanger, and (4) fluid and flow. The readers of this book will appreciate the current issues of modeling on evaporation, water vapor condensation, heat transfer and exchanger, and on fluid flow in different aspects. The approaches would be applicable in various industrial purposes as well. The advanced idea and information described here will be fruitful for the readers to find a sustainable solution in an industrialized society.

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Evaporation, Condensation and Heat transferEdited by Amimul Ahsan

Published: September 12th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/1042

ISBN: 978-953-307-583-9

Copyright year: 2011

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113493 Total Chapter Downloads

15 Crossref Citations

33 Web of Science Citations

58 Dimensions Citations

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1. Evaporation Phenomenon Inside a Solar Still: From Water Surface to Humid Air

By Amimul Ahsan, Zahangir Alam, Monzur A. Imteaz, A.B.M. Sharif Hossain and Abdul Halim Ghazali

2999

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2. Flow Boiling in an Asymmetrically Heated Single Rectangular Microchannel

By Cheol Huh and Moo Hwan Kim

1949

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3. Experimental and Computational Study of Heat Transfer During Quenching of Metallic Probes

By B. Hernández-Morales, H.J. Vergara-Hernández, G. Solorio-Díaz and G.E. Totten

3544

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4. Two Phase Flow Experimental Study Inside a Microchannel: Influence of Gravity Level on Local Boiling Heat Transfer

By Sébastien Luciani

1602

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5. The Evolution of Temperature Disturbances During Boiling of Cryogenic Liquids on Heat-Releasing Surfaces

By Irina Starodubtseva and Aleksandr Pavlenko

1658

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6. Pool Boiling of Liquid-Liquid Multiphase Systems

By Gabriel Filipczak, Leon Troniewski and Stanisław Witczak

1837

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7. Steam Condensation in the Presence of a Noncondensable Gas in a Horizontal Tube

By Kwon-Yeong Lee and Moo Hwan Kim

5602

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8. Experimental Study for Condensation Heat Transfer Inside Helical Coil

By Mohamed A. Abd Raboh, Hesham M. Mostafa, Mostafa A. M. Ali and Amr M. Hassaan

3437

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9. Modelling the Thermo-Hydraulic Performance of Cooling Networks and Its Implications on Design, Operation and Retrofit

By Martín Picón-Núñez, Lázaro Canizalez-Dávalos and Graham T. Polley

2483

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10. Heat Exchange in Furnace Side Walls with Embedded Water Cooled Cooling Devices

By Gabriel Plascencia

6826

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11. Heat Transfer in Buildings: Application to Solar Air Collector and Trombe Wall Design

By H. Boyer, F. Miranville, D. Bigot, S. Guichard, I. Ingar, A. P. Jean, A. H. Fakra, D. Calogine and T. Soubdhan

2167

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12. Heat Transfer in the Transitional Flow Regime

By JP Meyer and JA Olivier

7095

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13. Metal Foam Effective Transport Properties

By Jean-Michel Hugo, Emmanuel Brun and Frédéric Topin

4089

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14. Heat Transfer Performances and Exergetic Optimization for Solar Heat Receiver

By Jian-Feng Lu and Jing Ding

3268

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15. Soret and Dufour Effects on Steady MHD Natural Convection Flow Past a Semi-Infinite Moving Vertical Plate in a Porous Medium with Viscous Dissipation in the Presence of a Chemical Reaction

By Sandile Motsa and Stanford Shateyi

2599

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16. Computational Fluid Dynamic Simulations of Natural Convection in Ventilated Facades

By A. Gagliano, F. Patania, A. Ferlito, F. Nocera and A. Galesi

2222

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17. Turbulent Heat Transfer in Drag-Reducing Channel Flow of Viscoelastic Fluid

By Takahiro Tsukahara and Yasuo Kawaguchi

1508

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18. Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer Analyses in Curvilinear Microchannels

By Sajjad Bigham and Maryam Pourhasanzadeh

2327

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19. Effects of Fluid Viscoelasticity in Non-Isothermal Flows

By Tirivanhu Chinyoka

2099

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20. Different Approaches for Modelling of Heat Transfer in Non-Equilibrium Reacting Gas Flows

By E.V. Kustova and E.A. Nagnibeda

1716

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21. High-Carbon Alcohol Aqueous Solutions and Their Application to Flow Boiling in Various Mini-Tube Systems

By Naoki Ono, Atsushi Hamaoka, Yuki Eda and Koichi Obara

1919

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22. Heat Transfer and Hydraulic Resistance in Rough Tubes Including with Twisted Tape Inserts

By Stanislav Tarasevich and Anatoly Yakovlev

2677

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23. Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer and Thermodynamic Issues of Micropipe Flows

By A. Alper Ozalp

2432

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24. Fundamentals of Paper Drying – Theory and Application from Industrial Perspective

By Ajit K Ghosh

45438

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