0

Full Content is available to subscribers

Subscribe/Learn More  >

Experimental Study of Deicing Process in an Airfoil Application

[+] Author Affiliations
Pablo Perez Pereira, Luis D. Vilar-Carrasquillo, Gerardo Carbajal

University of Turabo, Caguas, Puerto Rico

Paper No. IMECE2013-64977, pp. V08CT09A003; 5 pages
doi:10.1115/IMECE2013-64977
From:
  • ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition
  • Volume 8C: Heat Transfer and Thermal Engineering
  • San Diego, California, USA, November 15–21, 2013
  • Conference Sponsors: ASME
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-5636-9
  • Copyright © 2013 by ASME

abstract

A customized airfoil for deicing process was designed, built and tested in order to investigate the effect of icing on the airfoil and the process of removing it by heating processed. A numerical simulation was performed to provide more details of the fluid flow characteristics of the presence of the ice and the temperature distribution on the airfoil when it reached the steady state conditions. An experimental setup was developed to measure and record the transient temperature response on the trailing and leading edge respectively. The experimental results suggest that from a minimum temperature of −10°C on the trailing edge, and 0°C in the leading edge with ice on the surface, the time to reach the steady state temperature of 46°C in the leading edge and 38°C in the trailing edge was close to 8 minutes approximately.

Copyright © 2013 by ASME
Topics: Deicing , Airfoils

Figures

Tables

Interactive Graphics

Video

Country-Specific Mortality and Growth Failure in Infancy and Yound Children and Association With Material Stature

Use interactive graphics and maps to view and sort country-specific infant and early dhildhood mortality and growth failure data and their association with maternal

NOTE:
Citing articles are presented as examples only. In non-demo SCM6 implementation, integration with CrossRef’s "Cited By" API will populate this tab (http://www.crossref.org/citedby.html).

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In