The Modeling of Lift and Dispersion Forces in Two-Fluid Model Simulations of a Bubbly Jet

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M. Lopez de Bertodano

Nuclear Engineering Department, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2017, USA

F. J. Moraga, D. A. Drew, R. T. Lahey

Center for Multiphase Research, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY 12180-3590, USA

J. Fluids Eng 126(4), 573-577 (Sep 10, 2004) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1777231 History: Received August 15, 2002; Revised July 16, 2003; Online September 10, 2004
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Average liquid velocity
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Kinetic energy of the turbulence
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Normalized void fraction with and without correction for drag modulation by turbulence (x/D=24)
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Average bubble and liquid velocity (x/D=8)
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Average bubble and liquid velocity (x/D=24)
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Final normalized void fraction predictions




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