Laminar Flow and Heat Transfer inside a Bi-dimensional Planar Corrugated Channel

Rahima Benchabi, Ahsene Lanani

Abstract


The present study investigates the flow and heat transfer characteristics of a bi-dimensional planar corrugated channel. Computational fluid dynamics is used to study the effect of Reynolds number \((2000=Re=4000)\) and two different values of channel height 5 and 10 mm on the heat transfer and flow developments. The obtained results are validated by comparing with the experimental data and there is a good agreement.

Keywords


Mathematical Model; CFD code; Laminar flow; Numerical Modeling; Correlations

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.26713%2Fjims.v10i4.1065

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