Dittus-Boelter equation

Dittus-Boelter equation

[¦did·əs ¦bel·tər i‚kwā·zhən]
(fluid mechanics)
An equation used to calculate the surface coefficient of heat transfer for fluids in turbulent flow inside clean, round pipes.
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Heat transfer coefficient is calculated from a Dittus-Boelter equation (Perry, 1999).
2002) for two-phase flow, enhanced tube Heat-transfer coefficient Dittus-Boelter equation (Shah 1979) for single-phase flow Goto et al.
w] [greater than or equal to] 10000), the Dittus-Boelter equation was used; and for transition flow (2300[less than or equal to][Re.