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The Flow Pattern in a Scalene Triangular Duct Having Two Rounded Corners

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N. T. Obot, K. Adu-Wusu

Department of Chemical Engineering, Clarkson University, Potsdam, New York 13676

J. Fluids Eng 107(4), 455-459 (Dec 01, 1985) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3242510 History: Received September 17, 1984; Online October 26, 2009

Abstract

Experiments were carried out to determine the pressure drop characteristics and mean velocity distributions in a scalene triangualr duct having two rounded corners. The present data for friction factor are adequately represented by the circular pipe line for laminar flow, but fall below the latter for turbulent flow. The mean flow field is highly asymmetric, the degree of asymmetry being more accentuated along lines parallel to the altitude than parallel to the base.

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