transverse rib


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transverse rib

transverse rib
A rib in vaulting spanning the nave, aisle, or transept at right angles to its longitudinal axis and dividing its length into bays or compartments.
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Saha [3] has studied the pressure drop characteristics of pipe with internal transverse rib turbulators on two opposite surfaces and with wire-coil inserts.
Circular transverse rib and circular vortex generator in inlet section is having rib height (e) of 1mm.
(It may be mentioned that it is at this time difficult to analyze the 3D flow in the case of transverse rib structure as there is no such symmetric feature.)
Transverse rib at the top of the main rib or adjacent concrete is subjected to local pressure when the contact deforms.
On the basis of literature review, it is observed that very little work has been done on CFD investigation of artificially roughened solar air heater having square-sectioned transverse rib roughness on the absorber plate.
Four rows of transverse ribs were arranged in the wall-jet zone downstream from the impinging jet stagnation to enhance heat transfer rate.
Transverse ribs project toward the topsheet and extend in a transverse direction of the article.
The bearing structure of each of what Calatrava calls the roof's two 'bent leaves' is a tubular steel arch joined by cables to a torque tube which supports a series of transverse ribs at 5m centres.
For both types, the manufacturing process creates well defined apertures that allow the soil to interact with the surface of the grid ribs (longitudinal and transverse ribs designed to effectively transfer loads).

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