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ISAS2018-Winter - 2nd International Symposium on Innovative Approaches in Scientific Studies, Samsun, Turkey, Nov 30, 2018

Thermal Characteristics of Swirling Coaxial Confined Impinging Air Jets: An Experimental Investigation (ISAS2018-Winter_10)
Burak Markal1*
1Recep Tayyip Erdogan University , Rize, Turkey
* Corresponding author: burak.markal@erdogan.edu.tr
Published Date: 2019-01-14   |   Page (s): 66-71   |    48     12

ABSTRACT The present study investigates the heat transfer characteristics of swirling coaxial confined impinging turbulent air
jets. Experimental range covers different values of dimensionless nozzle-to-plate distance (H / D = 0.5, 1 and 2) and
dimensionless flowrate ratio (Q* = 0.2 and 0.5). The total flowrate is kept constant at 1.16 x 10-3 m3 s-1 (70 L/min) during the
tests. The results are also compared to those obtained for the conventional single circular jets (Q* = 0). It is concluded that
both the intensity and the radial uniformity of the heat transfer are improved by increasing dimensionless flowrate ratio. On the
other hand, increasing nozzle-to-plate distance causes a decrement in the magnitude of Nusselt numbers.  
KEYWORDS Impingement, swirling jet, coaxial, heat transfer, radial uniformity
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