multiphase flow


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multiphase flow

[′məl·tə‚fāz ‚flō]
(chemical engineering)
Mixture of two or more distinct phases (such as oil, water, and gas) flowing through a closed conduit.
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In addition to the scientific goals, The research fellow will contribute his expertise on supersonic separations and multiphase flow corrosion, And will provide important training to eu researchers, Industrial contacts and undergraduates by: Hosting a series of seminars, Lecturing at an industrial dissemination event, Giving a special lecture on the fluid mechanics undergraduate course, And participating in outreach activities of the university.
From a 2017 international conference in Tallinn, Estonia, 16 papers discuss multiphase flow simulation, experimental measurements, interface behavior, cavitation, and flow in porous media.
Third International Congress on Multiphase Flow ICMF'98, Lyon, France, June 8-12, CD ROM Publication.
SwRI's Multiphase Flow Facility (MFF) is a closed flow loop capable of supplying various combined streams of gas and liquid to a test section for meters and other equipment.
For applications like multiphase flow through nozzles and orifices, bubbly flow or counter gravity flow, the Adaptive Multiple Size Group Population Balance (A-MUSIG) allows users to accurately model flows where the dispersed phase of bubbles, droplets or particles has a varied population in terms of size.
The pressure drop prediction of multiphase flow is the important theoretical basis of oilgas well design and analysis.
Previous research areas that have been explored by winners and nominees of the Oryx GTL Student Awards include gas reservoir stimulation and management of Qatar's hydrocarbon resources, the characterisation of multiphase flow properties, capillary pressure and CO2 storage.
At present, the investigation of multiphase flow in pipeline mainly focuses on analyzing the pipe resistance in the process of fluid flow.
CARIFF's strength lies in the fluid dynamic technologies, particularly in the areas of drag reduction, multiphase flow systems, oil and gas technologies, as well as reactive fluid dynamics.
Prediction of Multiphase Flow in Pipelines: Literature Review
In order to develop CFD models capable of predicting multiphase flow, it is necessary to validate models for simple systems by means of experimental results.