0
TECHNICAL PAPERS

Numerical Simulation of Droplet Flows and Evaluation of Interfacial Area

[+] Author and Article Information
T. Watanabe, K. Ebihara

Center for Promotion of Computational Science and Engineering, Japan Atomic Energy Research Institute, Tokai-mura, Naka-gun, Ibaraki, 319-1195, Japan

J. Fluids Eng 124(3), 576-583 (Aug 19, 2002) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1490128 History: Received May 18, 2001; Revised April 17, 2002; Online August 19, 2002
Copyright © 2002 by ASME
Your Session has timed out. Please sign back in to continue.

References

Figures

Grahic Jump Location
Trajectory of three rising droplets for Eo=6.14
Grahic Jump Location
Coalescence and breakup of three rising droplet for Eo=7.30
Grahic Jump Location
Definition of interface and volume fraction at a node
Grahic Jump Location
Geometries of sphere and sinusoidal wave
Grahic Jump Location
Measured and analytical interfacial area and volume fraction for sphere
Grahic Jump Location
Measured and analytical interfacial area and volume fraction for wave
Grahic Jump Location
Variation of interfacial area and volume fraction for a rising droplet
Grahic Jump Location
Variation of interfacial area for two rising droplets
Grahic Jump Location
Variation of interfacial area for three rising droplets
Grahic Jump Location
Coalescence of three rising droplets for Eo=6.14
Grahic Jump Location
Coalescence and breakup of two rising droplets for Eo=8.57
Grahic Jump Location
Trajectory of two rising droplets for Eo=7.30
Grahic Jump Location
Coalescence of two rising droplets for Eo=7.30
Grahic Jump Location
Comparison of rising velocity between simulations and empirical correlation
Grahic Jump Location
Comparison of rising velocity between simulations and force balance
Grahic Jump Location
Effect of Weber number on trajectories of rising droplets
Grahic Jump Location
Effect of region size on rising velocity
Grahic Jump Location
Effect of region size on trajectories of rising droplets
Grahic Jump Location
Lattice configuration for 3-D 15-direction model

Tables

Errata

Discussions

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related Journal Articles
Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In