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Damping and Hydrodynamic Mass of a Cylinder in Simulated Two-Phase Flow

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L. N. Carlucci

Chalk River Nuclear Laboratories, Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd., Chalk River, Ontario, Canada

J. Mech. Des 102(3), 597-602 (Jul 01, 1980) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3254791 History: Received June 12, 1979; Online November 17, 2009

Abstract

This paper describes the results of experiments conducted to determine the damping and hydrodynamic mass characteristics of a fixed-fixed cylinder both in liquid and in simulated two-phase flows. It was observed that damping was significantly higher in two-phase flow than in single phase flow, and that, depending on the flow regime, it exhibited a maximum or maxima at void fractions of 30% to 60% . The hydrodynamic mass was observed to decrease with increasing void fraction but at a higher rate than that of the mixture density.

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