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Experimental Verification of Two New Theories Predicting Temperature-Dependent Viscosity Effects on the Forced Convection in a Porous Channel

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Arunn Narasimhan, José L. Lage

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275-0337

Donald A. Nield

Department of Engineering Science, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand

Dan C. Porneala

Lead Research Engineer, Research Department, Peerless Mfg. Co., Dallas, TX 75229

J. Fluids Eng 123(4), 948-951 (May 21, 2001) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1413245 History: Received October 27, 2000; Revised May 21, 2001

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Grahic Jump Location
Pressure drop versus volumetric coolant flow rate for T0=21°C and V=46.9 V. (Uncertainties: UΔP/ΔP=3 percent,UQ/Q=5 percent)
Grahic Jump Location
Pressure drop versus volumetric coolant flow rate for T0=21°C and V=93.81 V. (Uncertainties: UΔP/ΔP=3 percent,UQ/Q=5 percent)
Grahic Jump Location
Pressure drop versus volumetric coolant flow rate for T0=21°C and V=114.9 V. (Uncertainties: UΔP/ΔP=3 percent,UQ/Q=5 percent)

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