Accession Number : AD0704360

Title :   INVESTIGATION OF THE GENERALIZED LEIDENFROST PHENOMENON: FILM BOILING OF A DISCONTINUOUS LIQUID PHASE ON A FLAT PLATE.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Feb 63-31 Jan 70,

Corporate Author : OKLAHOMA STATE UNIV STILLWATER SCHOOL OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Bell,Kenneth J.

Report Date : 01 APR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : A number of aspects of the Leidenfrost Phenomenon have been investigated. This and other studies have laid a sufficient fundamental basis for the estimation of the possibility and consequences of the Leidenfrost phenomenon existing in any given engineering application, and for the design of a realistic experiment to do the specific testing needed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FILM BOILING, HEAT TRANSFER), COOLING, EVAPORATION, DROPS

Subject Categories : Industrial Chemistry and Chemical Processing
      Physical Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE