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Application of an Optimized SLW Model to Calculation of Non-Gray Radiation Heat Transfer in a Furnace

[+] Author Affiliations
Masoud Darbandi, Bagher Abrar

Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

Gerry E. Schneider

University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada

Paper No. IMECE2015-53213, pp. V08BT10A037; 7 pages
doi:10.1115/IMECE2015-53213
From:
  • ASME 2015 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition
  • Volume 8B: Heat Transfer and Thermal Engineering
  • Houston, Texas, USA, November 13–19, 2015
  • Conference Sponsors: ASME
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-5750-2
  • Copyright © 2015 by ASME

abstract

The spectral line based weighted sum of gray gases (SLW) model is considered as an advanced model, which can solve the radiative transfer equation (RTE) in non-gray participating media by dividing the absorption cross section spectrum into a limited number of intervals. Each interval is then treated as a gray gas medium, in which the attributed RTE should be solved separately. Therefore, the SLW model would be computationally more efficient than the other non-gray participating media solvers because it is faced with a small number of RTE solutions. In this work, we present a novel optimized SLW model and applied it to radiation heat transfer calculation in a model furnace. The current optimized SLW model with only 3 gray gases can provide accuracy close to the line-by-line (LBL) method. This is while the classic nonoptimized SLW model cannot provide the same level of accuracy imposing only 3 gray gases. Therefore, we strongly recommend the optimized SLW model to calculate the radiation heat transfer in non-gray combustion gas mixtures.

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