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Journal of Engineering Thermophysics

, Volume 16, Issue 3, pp 192–199 | Cite as

Specifics of nucleation in superheated water and supersaturated vapor

  • V. N. Chukanov
  • B. A. Korobitsyn
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Abstract

This work is dedicated to the experimental studying of the nucleation kinetics in superheated water and supersaturated water vapor. A percolation model for the liquid water structure that explains a number of anomalous thermophysical properties of water and water vapor in the metastable region is proposed.

Keywords

Percolation Threshold Kinetic Curf Heavy Water Critical Nucleus Nucleus Formation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Industrial Ecology, Ural DivisionRussian Academy of SciencesYekaterinburgRussia

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