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    • Natural convection flows in parallel connected vertical channels with boiling 

      Eselgroth, Peter Ward; Griffith, P. (Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, [1967], 1967)
      The steady-state flow configuration in an array of parallel heated channels is examined with the objective of predicting the behavior of a reactor during a loss of flow accident. A method of combining the results of single ...
    • Nucleate boiling bubble growth and departure 

      Staniszewski, Bogumil E. (Cambridge, Mass. : Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Division of Industrial Cooperation, [1959], 1959)
      The vapor bubble formation on the heating surface during pool boiling has been studied experimentally. Experiments were made at the atmospheric pressure 28 psi and 40 psi, using degassed distilled water and ethanol. The ...
    • Post critical heat transfer to flowing liquid in a vertical tube 

      Plummer, David N. (Cambridge, Mass. : Heat Transfer Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1974, 1974)
    • The prediction of low quality boiling voids 

      Griffith, P. (Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Division of Sponsored Research, [1963], 1963)
      Slug flow theory is used to predict the density in heated channels of various shapes. In order to make this calculation possible, measurements are made of the bubble rise velocity in annuli, tube bundles, and channels. It ...
    • The Prediction of multiple heated channel flow patterns from single channel pressure drop data 

      Eselgroth, Peter Ward; Griffith, P. (Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Dept. of Mechanical Engineering [1968], 1968)
      Pressure drop and burnout data taken on a single tube apparatus using Freon at one atmosphere has been used to predict the flow patterns, burnout and points at which flow reverses in a five tube array. All the behavior ...
    • Pressure drop with surface boiling in small-diameter tubes 

      Dr̲mer, Thomas; Bergles A. E. (Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, [1964, 1964)
      Pressure drop for water flowing in small-diameter tubes under isothermal, nonboiling, and surface-boiling conditions was investigated. Experimental results for local pressure gradient and heattransfer coefficients are ...
    • Refrigerant forced-convection condensation inside horizontal tubes 

      Bae, Soonhoon; Maulbetsch, John S.; Rohsenow, Warren M. (Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Heat Transfer Laboratory, [1968], 1968)
      Condensing heat transfer rates inside a horizontal tube were investigated -for large quality changes across the tube. The proposed correlation is a modification of the work of Rohsenow, Webber and Ling [29]. The result of ...
    • Refrigerant forced-convection condensation inside horizontal tubes 

      Bae, Soonhoon; Maulbetsch, John S.; Rohsenow, Warren M. (Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Heat Transfer Laboratory, [1969], 1969)
      High vapor velocity condensation inside a tube was studied theoretically. The heat transfer coefficients were calculated by the momentum and heat transfer analogy. The Von Karman universal velocity distribution was applied ...
    • Refrigerant forced-convection condensation inside horizontal tubes 

      Bae, Soonhoon; Maulbetsch, John S.; Rohsenow, Warren M. (Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Heat Transfer Laboratory, [1970], 1970)
      High vapor velocity condensation inside a tube was studied theoretically. The heat transfer coefficients were calculated by the momentum and heat transfer analogy. The Von Karman universal velocity distribution was applied ...
    • The role of surface conditions in nucleate boiling 

      Griffith, P.; Wallis, John D. (Cambridge, Mass. : Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Division of Industrial Cooperation, [1958], 1958)
      Nucleation from a single cavity has been stuied indicating that cavity gemtry is aportant in two ways. The mouth diameter determines the superheat nmeded to initiate boiling and its shape determines its stability one boiling ...
    • Slug flow 

      Griffith, P.; Wallis, Graham B. (Cambridge, Mass. : Division of Sponsored Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, [1959], 1959)
      Introduction: When two phases flow concurrently in a pipe, they can distribute themselves in a number of different configurations. The gas could be uniformly dispersed throughout the liquid in the form of small bubbles. ...
    • Some hydrodynamic characteristics of bubbly mixtures flowing vertically upward in tubes 

      Rose, Sewell C.; Griffith, P. (Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Division of Sponsored Research, [1964], 1964)
      An investigation of bubbly flow has been conducted in vertical plexiglass tubes using air and water at atmospheric pressure. The bubbly flow pattern is an entrance condition or a non-fully developed flow. A spontaneous ...
    • A study of boiling water flow regimes at low pressures 

      Fiori, Mario P.; Bergles A. E. (Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, [1966], 1966)
      "A comprehensive experimental program to examine flow regimes at pressures below 100 psia for boiling of water in tubes was carried out. An electrical probe, which measures the resistance of the fluid between the centerline ...
    • A study of system-induced instabilities in forced-convection flows with subcooled boiling 

      Maulbetsch, John S.; Griffith, P. (Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, [1965], 1965)
      A combined analytical and experimental program was carried out to investigate the problem of hydrodynamic stability of forcedconvection flows with boiling. The study was restricted to the flow of water in small channels ...
    • Subcooled flow boiling of fluorocarbons 

      Murphy, Richard Walter; Bergles A. E. (Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Heat Transfer Laboratory, [1971], 1971)
      A study was conducted of heat transfer and hydrodynamic behavior for subcooled flow boiling of Freon-113, one of a group of fluorocarbons suitable for use in cooling of high-power-density electronic components. Problems ...
    • Survey and evaluation of techniques to augment convective heat transfer 

      Bergles A. E.; Morton, Harmon Lindsay. (Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, [1965], 1965)
      This report presents a survey and evaluation of the numerous techniques which have been shown to augment convective heat transfer. These techniques are: surface promoters, including roughness and treatment; displaced ...
    • Tables for solution of the heat-conduction equation with a time-dependent heating rate 

      Bergles A. E. (Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Heat Transfer Laboratory, [1962], 1962)
      Tables are presented for the solution of the transient onedimensional heat flow in a solid body of constant material properties with the heating rate at one boundary dependent on time. These tables allow convenient and ...
    • Thermal boundary layer development in dispersed flow film boiling 

      Hull, Lawrence M.; Rohsenow, Warren M. (Cambridge, Mass. : Heat Transfer Laboratory, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Istitute of Technology, [1982], 1982)
      Dispersed flow film boiling consists of a dispersion of droplets which are carried over a very hot surface by their vapor. This process occurs in cryogenic equipment and wet steam turbines. It is also of interest in the ...
    • Thermal contact conductance in a vacuum 

      Yovanovich, M. Michael (Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Engineering Projects Laboratory, [1965], 1965)
      The object of this work is to develop analytically equations by which one could predict the thermal contact conductance between contiguous surfaces operating in a vacuum environment. In this work the solution to the problem ...
    • Thermal contact resistance 

      Mikic, B. B.; Rohsenow, Warren M. (Cambridge, Mass. : M.I.T. Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, [1966], 1966)
      This work deals with phenomena of thermal resistance for metallic surfaces in contact. The main concern of the work is to develop reliable and practical methods for prediction of the thermal contact resistance for various ...