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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: A general model for moving boundary problems application to drying of porous media
Author: Silva, MA
Abstract: This work presents a general model to describe momentum, heat and mass transfer for moving boundary problems. The equations are obtained supposing an instantaneous superposition of a moving volume with velocity v(s) (Lagrangean reference frame) over a stationary volume in the stream velocity v (Eulerian reference frame). The set of equations for multicomponent single-phase systems is applied to porous media (multi-phase systems) using the volume-averaging method. Depending on the assumptions about the behaviour of the system, it is possible to obtain the different models proposed in the literature, showing the generality of the model proposed in this work. Numerical results were compared to experimental data of Kaolin drying during the shrinking stage. These results showed a good agreement.
Subject: mechanistic model
diffusional model
shrinkage
volume-averaging method
Country: EUA
Editor: Taylor & Francis Inc
Rights: fechado
Identifier DOI: 10.1080/07373930008917728
Date Issue: 2000
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