Effects of concavity level on heat loss, effectiveness and efficiency of a longitudinal fin exposed to natural convection and radiation


Cuce E., Cuce P. M.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NUMERICAL METHODS FOR HEAT & FLUID FLOW, vol.23, no.7, pp.1169-1178, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1108/hff-03-2011-0054
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF NUMERICAL METHODS FOR HEAT & FLUID FLOW
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1169-1178
  • Keywords: Longitudinal fin, Concavity level, Heat loss, Efficiency, Effectiveness, Convection, Radiation, ANNULAR FINS, PROFILE, OPTIMIZATION, PERFORMANCE
  • Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Purpose-The purpose of this paper is to investigate the effects of concavity level on performance parameters of a parabolic fin under the influences of natural convection and radiation.