Boutanios, Ziad (1999) An Eulerian 3D analysis of water droplets impingement on a Convair-580 nose and cockpit geometry. Masters thesis, Concordia University.
This thesis consists of the first 3-D application of an Eulerian droplet impingement code. The code, DROP3D, was developed at the CFD Laboratory at Concordia University by Professor Yves Bourgault. DROP3D is part of an integrated in-flight icing package, FENSAP-ICE, under constant development at the CFD Laboratory allowing aerodynamic performance degradation and ice accretion analysis as well. Code validation results in both 2-D and 3-D are presented and discussed. Results of a 3-D analysis over a Convair-580 nose and cockpit geometry are presented as well. This 3-D analysis is actually a simulation of a flight segment of the Canadian Freezing Drizzle Experiment as conducted by the Atmospheric Environment Services. Special emphasis is given to side window impingement on the Convair-580. The Eulerian approach's advantages over the classical Lagrangian approach are also discussed.
|Divisions:||Concordia University > Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science > Mechanical and Industrial Engineering|
|Item Type:||Thesis (Masters)|
|Pagination:||x, 52 leaves : ill. ; 29 cm.|
|Degree Name:||Theses (M.A.Sc.)|
|Program:||Mechanical and Industrial Engineering|
|Thesis Supervisor(s):||Habashi, Wagdi G.|
|Deposited By:||Concordia University Libraries|
|Deposited On:||27 Aug 2009 13:14|
|Last Modified:||08 Dec 2010 10:16|
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