Accession Number : AD0822953

Title :   OBLIQUE FLOW HEADERS FOR HEAT EXCHANGERS - THE INFLUENCE OF INLET VELOCITY PROFILES.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CA DEPT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Klopfer, Goetz H.

Report Date : JUL 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 45

Abstract : The influence of inlet velocity profiles on the performance of oblique flow headers for heat exchangers is considered. It is shown that the theory based on a uniform inlet velocity profile provides an adequate design basis even if the inlet profile is not very uniform.

Descriptors :   *PIPES), (*HEAT EXCHANGERS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), FLUID FLOW, THEORY, DUCT INLETS, TURBULENCE, VELOCITY, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, KINETIC ENERGY.

Subject Categories : Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE