Wilson, S.K. and Duffy, B.R. and Lee, M.E.M. (2005) A mathematical model of threedimensional flow in a scrapedsurface heat exchanger. In: Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Mathematics for Industry, 20040621  20040625, Eindhoven.

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Abstract
We present a simple mathematical model of fluid flow in a ScrapedSurface Heat Exchanger (SSHE). Specifically we consider steady isothermal flow of a Newtonian fluid around a periodic array of pivoted scraper blades in a channel with one stationary and one moving wall, when there is an applied pressure gradient in a direction perpendicular to the wall motion. The flow is fully threedimensional, but decomposes naturally into a twodimensional transverse flow driven by the boundary motion and a longitudinal pressuredriven flow.
Item type:  Conference or Workshop Item (Paper) 

ID code:  2267 
Keywords:  mathematical modelling, scrapedsurface, heat exchanger, fluid dynamics, fluid flow, Mathematics, Physics 
Subjects:  Science > Mathematics Science > Physics 
Department:  Faculty of Science > Mathematics and Statistics 
Depositing user:  Strathprints Administrator 
Date Deposited:  13 Dec 2006 
Last modified:  15 Apr 2015 09:47 
URI:  http://strathprints.strath.ac.uk/id/eprint/2267 
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