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Louver Fins and Convex Louver Fins

  • Sujoy Kumar Saha
  • Hrishiraj Ranjan
  • Madhu Sruthi Emani
  • Anand Kumar Bharti
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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)

Abstract

The concepts of louvered fins and convex louvered fins have been briefed in this particular chapter. The effect of fin parameters on heat transfer and pressure drop characteristics has been discussed. The performance comparison of louvered fins with that of offset-strip fins has also been presented. The correlations developed for louvered fins by different researchers have been considered.

Keywords

Louver fin Convex louver fin Slit strips Wake region Slit angle Flow bypass Thermal wake dissipation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sujoy Kumar Saha
    • 1
  • Hrishiraj Ranjan
    • 1
  • Madhu Sruthi Emani
    • 1
  • Anand Kumar Bharti
    • 1
  1. 1.Mechanical Engineering DepartmentIndian Institute of Engineering, Science and Technology, ShibpurHowrahIndia

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