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Prediction of Radiative Heat Transfer in Industrial Equipment Using the Radiation Element Method

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Zhixiong Guo

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08854e-mail: guo@thebrain.rutgers.edu

Shigenao Maruyama

Institute of Fluid Science, Tohoku University, Sendai 980, Japane-mail: maruyama@ifs.tohoku.ac.jp

J. Pressure Vessel Technol 123(4), 530-536 (May 23, 2001) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1388235 History: Received November 06, 2000; Revised May 23, 2001
Copyright © 2001 by ASME
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Figures

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Attenuation of radiation passing through an element
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Geometry of a rectangular medium
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Comparison of heat flux at Y=0 and Z=1.5 m
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Comparison of divergence of heat flux
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Effect of ray emission number
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Geometry and grid arrangement of a boiler model
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Comparison between anisotropic scattering and isotropic scattering with Nc=2.0×109—(a) distribution of normalized heat flux, (b) normalized heat flux divergence at Y=L/2
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Comparison between narrow-band model (NBM) and wide-band model (WBM) with Nc=2.0×107—(a) distribution of normalized heat flux, (b) normalized heat flux divergence at Y=L/2
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Comparison between solutions of anisotropic and NBM and of isotropic and WBM with Nc=2.0×108—(a) distribution of normalized heat flux, (b) normalized heat flux divergence at Y=L/2

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