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Advances in Heat Transfer Engineering

ISSN:
1-56700-198-1 (Print)

CONDENSATION OF STEAM ON BANKS OF TUBES -NEW EXPERIMENTAL DATA AND AN EVALUATION OF PREDICTIVE METHODS

Adrian Briggs
School of Engineering and Materials Science, Queen Mary, University of London, London E1 4NS, UK

Han Hai Bui
Department of Engineering, Queen Mary, University of London, London, El 4NS, UK

Abstract

New data for condensation of steam on a bank of plain tubes are presented. Several models proposed in the literature for condensation on banks of plain tubes are evaluated using a data base of over 1600 points.