Heat Transfer in Two-phase Flow

Course Name: 

TH815 Heat Transfer in Two-phase Flow


M.Tech (Thermal Engineering)


Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Pool boiling and condensation - boiling curve. Introduction to two-phase flow -Definition, Methods of analysis,
Flow patterns. Flow models - Homogeneous, separated, Drift flux models. Flow through bends and restrictions,
chocking in two-phase flow. Flow boiling and condensation: Introduction to convective boiling and condensation,
flow pattern predictions, heat transfer and pressure drop in different flow patterns. Empirical correlations in two
phase flow, Critical heat flux and interfacial phenomenon. Multi - component boiling and condensation - pool


G.B. Wallis, One Dimensional Two-phase Flow. J.C. Collier, Convective Boiling and Condensation. L. Stong, Boiling Heat Transfer and Two-phase Flow.


Mechanical Engineering

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Dr. S M Murigendrappa

Professor and Head,

Department of Mechanical Engineering,

National Institute of Technology Karnataka (NITK),


P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangaluru - 575 025 Karnataka, India.

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