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Overview of Numerical Methods for Predicting Flow-Induced Vibration

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F. Axisa, B. Villard

CEA-CENS/DEMT Départment Etudes Méchaniques et Thermiques, Centre d’Etudes Nucléaires, Saclay, France

J. Antunes

LNETI-ICEN/DEEN, Sacavem, Portugal; CENS

J. Pressure Vessel Technol 110(1), 6-14 (Feb 01, 1988) (9 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3265570 History: Received May 14, 1987; Online November 05, 2009

Abstract

A predictive analysis of an heat-exchanger design against severe vibration and wear has to cope with experimental data on flow-induced vibration and fretting wear, together with the use of analytical and numerical methods for predicting linear and nonlinear tube response. This paper describes a general approach of the problem currently under development at C.E.A. Attention is especially paid to some key aspects of the numerical techniques, namely, the modelization of flow-induced forcing functions and the modelization of impact and sliding at tube-support gaps. These topics are exemplified by numerical results related to some typical situations including the case of random vibration induced by flow turbulence and fluidelastic vibration.

Copyright © 1988 by ASME
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