EUROTHERM Committee
This image shows Nusselt number distributions in the entrance region of a horizontal pipe and is from Grassi and Testi in Proceedings of Eurotherm 2008  Developing flow of FC-72 in a uniformly heated horizontal cylindrical pipe was studied in the regime of transitional mixed convection. Heat transfer coefficients were measured at 6 cross sections along the heated length, with 60 azimuthal positions being monitored at each section. A significantly different thermo-fluid-dynamic behaviour was observed between top and bottom of the pipe.  Flow visualisation from PIV testing, showing vortex rollup in jet impingement study by T.S. O´Donovan (EUROTHERM Award winner, 2008). This image shows pore scale simulation of heat and mass transfer in a metal foam. Plane sections: fluid velocity, solid surface and stream lines colored by solid and fluid temperature. Solid structure is reconstructed from 3D sample tomography. Simulations performed to obtain the effective (macroscale) transfer properties.  IUSTI Lab/Heat and Mass Transfer team/Jean-Michel HUGO  This image shows phase locked vorticity plots for an impinging synthetic jet with a constant stroke length of 17D at different phases within the ejection and suction stages of the cycle. It is from a paper on synthetic jet heat transfer by McGuinn, Persoons, Valiorgue, O´Donovan and Murray and is in the Proceedings of Eurotherm 2008.





Future EUROTHERM Seminars



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96 2013 Convective Heat Transfer Enhancement
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van Karman Institute, Rhode Saint-Genèse, Belgium Buchlin, Harmand
98 July 2013 Concentrating Solar Energy Systems
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Institute for Energy Systems and Thermodynamics, Vienna University of Technology Ponweiser, Kabelac
99 May 2014 Advances in thermal energy storage technology
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University of Lleida, Lleida, Spain Cabeza, Luisa F.
100 July 2013 New Working Fluids for Absorption Heat Pumps and Refrigeration Systems
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Universitat Rovira I Virgili, Avda Paisos Catalans 26, 43007 Tarragona Coronas, Alberto
101 June-July 2014 Transport Phenomena in Multiphase Systems
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AGH-University of Science and Technology, 30 Mickiewicza Ave, 30-059 Krakow, Poland Poniewski, Mieczyslaw
102 June 2014 Thermal Management of Electronic Systems
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Department of Mechanical, Aeronautical and Biomedical Engineering, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland Punch, Walsh
103 October 2014 Nanoscale and Microscale Heat Transfer IV
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Institut National des Sciences Appliquées, 20 Avenue Albert Einstein, 69621 Villeurbanne Cedex, Lyon, France Vaillon, Sotamayor Torres, Chapuis
104 March 2015 METTI Spring School: Thermal Measurements and Inverse Tehcniques
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Biarritz, France Battaglia, Maillet
105 April 2015 Computational Thermal Radiation in Participating Media V Albi and Toulouse, France El Hafi, Fournier
106 Summer 2015 Physical and Chemical Phenomena in Heat Exchangers and Multifunctional Reactors for Sustainable Technology Paris, France Peerhossaini, Russeil, Lemenand
107 Autumn 2015 First European Workshop on Thermoacoustics Enshede, The Netherlands van der Meer, Blanc-Benon, de Blok
108 September 2016 Nanoscale and Microscale Heat Transfer V Santorini, Greece Termentizidis, Konstantinos
109 September 2015 Numerical Heat Transfer 2015
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Warsaw, Poland Nowak, J. Andrzej


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We sadly inform that member of our committee: Prof. Iztok Zun passed away 22.10.2016
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Eurotherm 2016
Eurotherm 2016 in Krakow, Poland.