An Experimental Study of the Dynamic Characteristics Upon a Behavior and Heat Transfer of Water Droplets Impinging

  • Pedersen C
  • 1

    Readers

    Mendeley users who have this article in their library.
  • N/A

    Citations

    Citations of this article.

Abstract

Heat transfer data for individual water droplets impinging upon a heat surface are presented. The droplet diameters ranged from 200 to 400 pm, and the approach velocities from 8 to 33 ft/s The effect of surface temperature variation from the saturation temperature to 1800°F was studied. Photographs of the impingement process are presented which show that even the small droplets studied break up upon impingement at moderate approach velocities. The heat transfer dam show that approach velocity is the dominant variable affecting droplet heat transfer and that surface temperature has little effect on heat transfer in the non-wetting regime.

Get free article suggestions today

Mendeley saves you time finding and organizing research

Sign up here
Already have an account ?Sign in

Authors

  • C. O. Pedersen

Cite this document

Choose a citation style from the tabs below

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free