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Modelling and Simulation in Engineering
Volume 2012, Article ID 973601, 17 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/973601
Research Article

Detailed CFD Modelling of Open Refrigerated Display Cabinets

1Electromechanical Engineering Department, University of Beira Interior, Rua Fonte do Lameiro-Edifício 1 das Engenharias, 6201-001 Covilhã, Portugal
2Mechanical Engineering Department, Polytechnic Institute of Guarda, High School of Technology and Management, Avenida Dr. Francisco Sá Carneiro No. 50, 6300-559 Guarda, Portugal

Received 8 January 2012; Accepted 3 February 2012

Academic Editor: Guan Heng Yeoh

Copyright © 2012 Pedro Dinis Gaspar et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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