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dc.contributor.advisorIssa, Johnnyen_US
dc.contributor.authorDeeb, Ghadyen_US
dc.descriptionIncludes bibliographical references (p.66-67).en_US
dc.descriptionSupervised by Dr. Johnny Issa.en_US
dc.description.abstractThis numerical investigation studies the heat transfer from a fluid in a rotating enclosure. First, heat transfer from a fluid in a cylindrical enclosure with forced convection boundary conditions was numerically computed and compare to analytical results. A case study was developed using computational fluid dynamics analysis in order to study the heat transfer and internal flow behavior in a container that is rotating at different angular velocity. The same numerical study was repeated but with varying the shape of the container and angular velocity. Velocity and temperature distributions were observed in order to have a good approach between the numerical and analytical solutions. For Reynolds number less than 1000, temperature distribution in a full container does not depend on the rotation rates and this result agrees with analytical findings from the non-dimensional energy equation. The second part of this analysis shows that varying the shapes of the container and the rotation rates affect the temperature distribution with respect to time.en_US
dc.description.statementofresponsibilityby Ghady Deeben_US
dc.format.extentxi, 67 p. :ill. ;30 cmen_US
dc.rightsThis object is protected by copyright, and is made available here for research and educational purposes. Permission to reuse, publish, or reproduce the object beyond the personal and educational use exceptions must be obtained from the copyright holderen_US
dc.titleA numerical investigation of heat transfer in a rotating enclosureen_US
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Mechanical Engineeringen_US
dc.contributor.facultyFaculty of Engineeringen_US
dc.contributor.institutionUniversity of Balamanden_US
dc.description.degreeMS in Mechanical Engineeringen_US
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