Vol 35, No 4, December 2017

A procedure to evaluate the most suitable integrated solutions for increasing energy performance of the building’s envelope, avoiding moisture problems


Anna Magrini, Stefano Lazzari, Ludovica Marenco, Giulia Guazzi

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350401

Stability of secondary atomization locations of atomizer nozzles for humidification chambers


Xiaoqing Huang, Dongliang Zhang, Xu Zhang

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350402

Effect of structural parameters of high-pressure water jet nozzles on flow field features


Yilei Liu, Hongqing Zhu, Suguo Huang

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350403

Experimental study of liquid holdup of liquid-gas two-phase flow in horizontal and inclined pipes


Ya Wen, Zhenghua Wu, Jingli Wang, Jian Wu, Qingguo Yin, Wei Luo

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350404

Nonlinear numerical analysis of convective-radiative fin using MLPG method


Rajul Garg, Harishchandra Thakur, Brajesh Tripathi

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350405

Hydrodynamic investigation of slurry flows in horizontal narrow rectangular channels


Libo Ren, Xinqiang Zhao, Shaofeng Zhang

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350406

Experimental investigation of improving received radiation by an hourly sun tracking on a weir-type cascade solar still


Mahdi Norozi

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350407

Experimental and numerical optimization of coal breakage performance parameters through abrasive gas jet


Yong Liu, Bochen Liang, Xiaotian Liu

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350408

Experimental investigation of turbulent flow convection heat transfer of MgO/water nanofluid at low concentrations – Prediction of aggregation effect of nanoparticles


Mohsen Motevasel, Ali Reza Solaimany Nazar, Mohammad Jamialahmadi

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350409

Application of zirconia thermal barrier coating on the surface of pulling-straightening roller


Feng Zhang, Dengyue Sun, Jiuming Xie, Shimin Xu, Huagui Huang, Jun Li, Haitao Hou, Jin Wu

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350410

Application of OLTT in gasification power systems


Brendan Quinlan, Bear Kaufmann, Giulio Allesina, Simone Pedrazzi, Samuel Whipple

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350411

Turbulence features of jet flow field in mine stopes


Xiaodong Wang, Xiaoyun Wang, Lin Lan, Yuanyuan Pu

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350412

Possibility of employing a small power tangential flow turbine prototype in a micro solar concentration plant


Mario Amelio, Silvio Barbarelli, Francesco Rovense, Nino M. Scornaienchi

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350413

Visualization of the heat transfer character of dry slag discharge system


Chao Sun, Zhongshan Zuo, Wei Lu, Xintong Liu, Xingli Guo, Feng Liu

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350414

The fluid thermal field over a flat heated disk


Brian D. Landers, Peter J. Disimile, Norman Toy

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350415

Research on the ablation of fused silica irradiated by Laguerre-Gaussian beam


Qi Zhao, Zhongchen Bai, Anjiang Lu, Qiao Liu

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350416

Effects of tangential and radial velocity on the heat transfer for flow through pipe with twisted tape insert-turbulent flow


Parag Chaware, C.M. Sewatkar

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350417

Transient analysis of thermal and moisture transfer in building materials


Haibo Wang, Xingguo Guo

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350418

Development and testing of a compound parabolic collector for large acceptance angle thermal applications


Giovanni Casano, Marco Fossa, Stefano Piva

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350419

Experimental evaluation of heat and moisture transmission characteristics of the working ensemble of hot coal mines using the thermal manikin


Xing Tong, Weiqi Guo, Kaiqian Kang, Yueping Qin

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350420

Equivalent electrical circuit to estimate the PV/T solar collector producibility


Mario A. Cucumo, Vittorio Ferraro, Dimitrios Kaliakatsos, Marilena Mele, Dario Cucumo

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350421

Free-cooling potential in shopping mall buildings with plants equipped by dry-coolers boosted with evaporative pads


Alessandra De Angelis, Damiana Chinese, Onorio Saro

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350422

Flow and heat transfer characteristics in convergent-divergent shaped microchannel with ribs and cavities


Pankaj Srivastava, Anupam Dewan, Jugal K. Bajpai

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350423

Nanofluid effect on forced convective heat transfer inside a heated horizontal tube


Mariem Elahmer, Said Abboudi, Noureddine Boukadida

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350424

Natural convection in tilted rectangular cavities due to bidirectional temperature gradient


Djamila Benyoucef, Mostefa Zeroual, Hocine Benmoussa

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350425

Magnetohydrodynamic flow of brinkman-type engine oil based MoS2-nanofluid in a rotating disk with hall effect


Farhad Ali Bibi Aamina, Ilyas Khan, Nadeem A. Sheikh Muhammad Saqib

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350426

Numerical investigation of mixed convection in a lid-driven triangular cavity with a circular cylinder using ANN modeling


Matru P. Nahak, Manoj K. Triveni, Rajsekhar Panua

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350427

Numerical investigation of 3D turbulent forced convective heat transfer and friction characteristics of a square duct


Pallabi Gogoi, Manoj K. Triveni, Rajsekhar Panua

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350428

Numerical analysis of natural convection and entropy generation in a 3D partitioned cavity


Olfa Yejjer, Lioua Kolsi, Abdullah A.A.A. Al-Rashed, Abdelkarim Aydi, Mohamed N. Borjini, Habib Ben Aissia

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350429

The effect of cavities and T-shaped assembly of fins on overall thermal resistances


Eylem Cetin, Erdal Cetkin

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350430

Effect of suction nozzle structure on reverse circulation performance of down-the-hole hammer drill bit


Yanshun Zhao, Peng Li, Qilei Yin, Tong Wang

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350431

Numerical study of heat and mass transfer in underexpanded sonic free jet


Omid Adibi, Bijan Farhanieh, Hossein Afshin

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350432

Optimization of a rectangular pin fin using rectangular perforations with different inclination angles


Hisham H. Jasim, Mehmet S. Söylemezr

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350433

Impact of thermal radiation and Joule heating on MHD mixed convection flow of a Jeffrey fluid over a stretching sheet using homotopy analysis method


Prathi V. Kumar, Shaik M. Ibrahim, Giulio Lorenzinir

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350434

Three-dimensional magneto-hydrodynamic flow over an exponentially stretching surface


Tarek G. Emam, Yasser Abd Elmaboud

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350435

Research on the controllability and energy saving of the pneumatic direct drive system


Hongwang Du, Wei Xiong, Chi Xu, Zhong’ai Jiangr

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350436

Impulsive nanofluid flow along a vertical stretching cone


Sami M.S. Ahamed, Sabyasachi Mondal, Precious Sibandar

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350437

Heat transfer and pressure drop characteristics of wavy fin solar air heater


Abhishek Priyam, Prabha Chand

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350438

Mixed convection in complicated cavity with non-uniform heating on both sidewalls


Said Mekroussi, Sahraoui Kherris, Brahim Mebarki, Ahmed Benchattir

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350439

Effect of operating conditions on crude oil fouling through CFD simulations


Sampath Emani, Nur A. Yusoh, Ramasamy M. Gounder, Ku Z.K. Shaari

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350440

Gas-liquid two-phase flow characteristics in pump-assisted evacuation process for pipeline


Rui Guo, Weiming Zhang, Junze Jiang, Jiang Li, Yuantao Zhang

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350441

Technical feasibility of heating systems for two school districts in the town of Matera


Elisabetta Negro, Nicola Cardinale, Gianluca Rospir

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350442

Numerical simulation of pressure relief gas flow under mining conditions


Wentao Liao, Xiaoyu Deng

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350443

Immersed fins influence on the double slope solar still production in south Algeria climatic condition


Houcine Moungar, Azzi Ahmed, Sahli Youcef, Hieda Aabdelkrimr

DOI: 10.18280/ijht.350444