EUROTHERM Committee
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. 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 is taken from a study of the characterization of transient distributed surface sources through infrared thermography by Vintrou, Lariqi, Bauzin and Bairi and was presented at EUROTHERM seminar 94 (Metti 5). In this work the spatial and temporal distributions of a heat flux distribution received by the front surface of a thin metal plate are inferred from the temperature distribution measured on the back face by ir thermal imaging (shown here). This image depicts the evolution of a 3.8 mm equivalent diameter bubble, during its growth and departure from a 1 mm orifice, its rise and bouncing upon a heated surface. The release height in this case is 25 mm. Donoghue, Murray & Robinson, Fluids & Heat Transfer research group, Trinity College Dublin.




 


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Pedro J. M. Coelho
Instituto Superior Técnico, Mechanical Engineering Department
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Professor Janusz S. Szmyd,
Department of Fundamental Research in Energy Engineering,
AGH - University of Science and Technology,
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Faculty of Engineering and Architecture,
Ghent University,
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Announcements


We are very sorry to have inform that our Eurotherm Committee Member Prof. José Miguel Corberán Salvador passed away on 07. July 2022

Prof. José Miguel Corberán Salvador

Prof. José Miguel Corberán Salvador

Professor at the Applied Thermodynamics Department of Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Director of the Institute for Energy Engineering


EUROTHERM2024

9th European Thermal Sciences Conference
June 10-13, 2024, Lake Bled, Slovenia