Chapter 7. Transient Behaviour of Two-Phase Slug Flow in Horizontal Pipes

  1. Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
  1. Kathrin Grotjahn and
  2. Dieter Mewes

Published Online: 31 MAY 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527610785.ch7

Transient Phenomena in Multiphase and Multicomponent Systems: Research Report

Transient Phenomena in Multiphase and Multicomponent Systems: Research Report

How to Cite

Grotjahn, K. and Mewes, D. (2000) Transient Behaviour of Two-Phase Slug Flow in Horizontal Pipes, 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.ch7

Author Information

  1. Universität Hannover, Institut für Verfahrenstechnik, Callinstr. 36, D-30167 Hannover, 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;
  • flow pattern;
  • two-phase slug flow;
  • horizontal pipes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction

  • Slug Flow in Horizontal Pipes

  • Description of the Experimental Set-Up

    • Conductive tomographic measurement technique

  • Experimental Results

  • Calculation of the Transient Behaviour of Single Plugs and Slugs

    • Equation of motion for a single plug

  • Comparison between Measured and Calculated Results

  • Conclusion

  • References