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Velocity Distributions in Two-Phase Vortex Flow

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J. F. Lafferty

Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky.

F. G. Hammitt

Department of Nuclear Engineering, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich.

R. Cheesewright

Queen Mary College, The University of London, London, England

J. Basic Eng 90(3), 368-372 (Sep 01, 1968) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3605109 History: Received February 06, 1968; Online November 03, 2011

Abstract

An analytical model is developed to describe gas-jet driven two-phase vortex flow. Utilizing experimental data, the model is used to calculate the velocity distributions of the two phases within an air-water vortex. The computed velocities are in very good agreement with independent measurements and with trends predicted from other investigations of single-phase vortex flow.

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