On Electrical Conductivity Measurements of Molten Metals by Inductive Technique

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Sayavur I. Bakhtiyarov, Mihai Dupac, Ruel A. Overfelt

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University, AL 36849-5341

Sorin G. Teodorescu

Lynntech, Inc., College Station, TX 7784

J. Fluids Eng 126(3), 468-470 (Jul 12, 2004) (3 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1760542 History: Received October 27, 2003; Revised January 05, 2004; Online July 12, 2004
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Grahic Jump Location
Geometry of cylindrical crucible used for mathematical modeling
Grahic Jump Location
Variation of measured torque values with temperature for LMA-158 alloy (B0=0.1 T and ω=10 s−1)7
Grahic Jump Location
Variation of electrical resistivity of LMA-158 alloy with temperature (B0=0.1 T and ω=10 s−1): ⋄-experimental data obtained by Bakhtiyarov and Overfelt 7;  - - - - simulations by Braunbeck Eq. (3); — — — simulations by Braunbeck Eq. (1); —— simulations by Eq. (4); — - — - — simulations by Eq. (13).



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