Analysis of the Frost Phenomena on a Cryo-Surface

Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Cryogenic Engineering book series (ACRE, volume 9)


This paper provides expressions for heat and mass transfer to the frost surface and information regarding the frost formation which can be used by designers of cryogenic systems with uninsulated surfaces, and furthers the general understanding of the frost* phenomena.


Heat Transfer Test Section Mass Transfer Rate Cryogenic System Frost Layer 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1964

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.CEL National Bureau of StandardsBoulderUSA

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