Chapter 16. Transient Pool Boiling Experiments

  1. Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
  1. Reiner Hohl and
  2. Hein Auracher

Published Online: 31 MAY 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527610785.ch16

Transient Phenomena in Multiphase and Multicomponent Systems: Research Report

Transient Phenomena in Multiphase and Multicomponent Systems: Research Report

How to Cite

Hohl, R. and Auracher, H. (2000) Transient Pool Boiling Experiments, in Transient Phenomena in Multiphase and Multicomponent Systems: Research Report (ed Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527610785.ch16

Author Information

  1. Technische Universität Berlin, Institut für Energietechnik, Marchstr. 18, D-10587 Berlin, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 MAY 2007
  2. Published Print: 13 JUN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527271498

Online ISBN: 9783527610785

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Keywords:

  • transient phenomena;
  • multiphase systems;
  • multicomponent systems;
  • boiling and condensation;
  • transient pool boiling experiments;
  • experimental;
  • steady-state experiments;
  • transient experiments

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental

    • Experimental facilities

    • Test heater

    • Optical probe

    • Control concept

    • Data acquisition and uncertainties

  • Results of Steady-State Experiments

    • The boiling curve

    • Optical probe signals

      • Mean vapor contact frequency

  • Results of Transient Experiments

    • Boiling curves for transient heating

    • Boiling curves for transient cooling

    • Temperature fluctuations at the heating surface

  • Conclusions on the Physical Mechanism of Transient Boiling

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References