Influence of the wall on the droplet evaporation
Institute of Thermophysics Siberian Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences, Lavrentiev Ave. 1, Novosibirsk, 630090, Russia
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Evaporative influence of the wall material and its thickness has been investigated in the present study. The wall influence for heat exchangers is particularly important in the boiling transition regime and in the event of the Leidenfrost temperature. The experimental points significantly diverge in the transition area of the boiling crisis. This fact can be explained by a different residence time of droplet on the wall surface. The discrepancy between the experimental data also takes place at the Leidenfrost temperature. The lower the thermal diffusivity of the wall material (high thermal inertia), the more the wall is cooled under a droplet.
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