Numerical Study Of Magneto-Fluid-Mechanics Forced Convection Pipe Flow

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contributor.author Al Khawaja, M. J. en_US
contributor.author Gardner, R. A. en_US
contributor.author Agarwal, R. en_US
date.accessioned 2009-11-25T13:06:35Z en_US
date.available 2009-11-25T13:06:35Z en_US
date.issued 1994 en_US
identifier.citation Engineering Journal of Qatar University, 1994, Vol. 7, Pages 115-134. en_US
identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10576/7989 en_US
description.abstract The problem of fully developed, laminar, steady, forced convection heat transfer in an electrically conducting fluid flowing in an electrically insulated, horizontal, circular pipe (whose wall is subjected to a uniform heat flux) in a vertical uniform transverse magnetic field has been considered numerically. The central difference scheme is employed in the analysis. For high Hartmann numbers (100 •& M •& 500), the refinement of the mesh in the radial direction is necessary in order to handle the effect of the Hartmann boundary layer. To have a convergent solution, under-relaxation is needed for high M. A considerable number of results for MFM forced convection are obtained. All the results (i.e. velocity and temperature distributions and heat transfer), in general, are in a good agreement with the previous work. en_US
language.iso en en_US
publisher Qatar University en_US
subject Engineering: Research & Technology en_US
title Numerical Study Of Magneto-Fluid-Mechanics Forced Convection Pipe Flow en_US
type Article en_US
identifier.pagination 115-134 en_US
identifier.volume 7 en_US


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