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Size distribution of detached drops

Abstract

The law governing the size distribution of detached gas-liquid streams of drops has been determined analytically, and a comparison is carried out against experimental data existing in the literature. The derived theoretical relationships offer an excellent description of existing experimental results.

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Translated from Inzhenerno-Fizicheskii Zhurnal, Vol. 57, No. 4, pp. 610–616, October, 1989.

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Baluev, V.V., Stepanov, V.M. Size distribution of detached drops. Journal of Engineering Physics 57, 1201–1206 (1989). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00871139

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Keywords

  • Experimental Data
  • Statistical Physic
  • Theoretical Relationship
  • Excellent Description