Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2014, Article ID 194617, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/194617
Research Article

Heat and Mass Transfer with Condensation in Capillary Porous Bodies

Laboratory of Mechanical Engineering and Development, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Polytechnic National School of Algiers, 10, Avenue Hassen Badi, B.P. 182, El-Harrach, 16200 Algiers, Algeria

Received 22 August 2013; Accepted 28 October 2013; Published 28 January 2014

Academic Editors: A. Al-Sarkhi and A. Szekrenyes

Copyright © 2014 Salah Larbi. 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.

Linked References

  1. K. Vafai, Handbook of Porous Media, Taylor & Francis, New York, NY, USA, 2005.
  2. J. Bear, Dynamics of Fluids in Porous Media, Elsevier, New York, NY, USA, 1972.
  3. S. Whitaker, Simultaneous Heat, Mass and Momentum Transfer in Porous Media. A Theory of Drying in Porous Media Advances in Heat Transfer, vol. 13, Academic Press, New York, NY, USA, 1977.
  4. J. Bear and Y. Bachmat, Transport in Porous Media- Basic Equations, Corapcigli Editions, 1984.
  5. M. Kaviany, Principles of Heat Transfer in Porous Media, Springer, New York, NY, USA, 1990.
  6. D. A. de Vries, “The theory of heat and moisture transfer in porous media revisited,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 7, pp. 1343–1350, 1987. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. K. Vafaï and S. Sarkar, “Condensation effects in a fibrous insulation slabs,” Journal of Heat Transfer, vol. 108, pp. 567–675, 1986. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  8. S. A. Masoud, M. A. Al-Nimr, and M. K. Alkam, “Transient film condensation on a vertical plate imbedded in porous medium,” Transport in Porous Media, vol. 40, no. 3, pp. 345–354, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. J. Fan, Z. Luo, and Y. Li, “Heat and moisture transfer with sorption and condensation in porous clothing assemblies and numerical simulation,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 43, no. 16, pp. 2989–3000, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. A. G. Kulikovskii, “Evaporation and condensation fronts in porous media,” Fluid Dynamics, vol. 37, no. 5, pp. 740–746, 2002. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. Q. Zhu and Y. Li, “Effects of pore size distribution and fiber diameter on the coupled heat and liquid moisture transfer in porous textiles,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 46, no. 26, pp. 5099–5111, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. M. K. Choudhary, K. C. Karki, and S. V. Patankar, “Mathematical modeling of heat transfer, condensation, and capillary flow in porous insulation on a cold pipe,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 47, no. 26, pp. 5629–5638, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. N. Mendes and P. C. Philippi, “A method for predicting heat and moisture transfer through multilayered walls based on temperature and moisture content gradients,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 48, no. 1, pp. 37–51, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. J. V. D. Kooi, Moisture transport in cellular concretes roofs [Ph.D. thesis], Eindhoven University of Technology, Walman, Delft, The Netherlands, 1971.
  15. M. Prat, Modelisation des transferts en milieu poreux. changement d'echelle et conditions aux limites [Ph.D. thesis], INP de Toulouse, Paris, France, 1989.
  16. S. Larbi, Some Aspects of Transport Phenomena Physics in the Capillary Porous Bodies, World Renewable Energy Congress, Aberdeen, UK, 2005.
  17. S. Larbi, “Heat and mass transfer with interaction effects analysis between an external flow and a capillary porous body,” International Review of Mechanical Engineering, vol. 2, pp. 797–802, 2008. View at Google Scholar
  18. A. Bouddour, J.-L. Auriault, M. Mhamdi-Alaoui, and J.-F. Bloch, “Heat and mass transfer in wet porous media in presence of evaporation—condensation,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 41, no. 15, pp. 2263–2277, 1998. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. J. A. Rogers and M. Kaviany, “Variation of heat and mass transfer coefficients during drying of granular beds,” Journal of Heat Transfer, vol. 112, no. 3, pp. 668–674, 1990. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  20. J. N. Chung, O. A. Plumb, and W. C. Lee, “Condensation in a porous region bounded by a cold vertical surface,” Journal of Heat Transfer, vol. 114, no. 4, pp. 1011–1018, 1992. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  21. K. Hanamura and M. Kaviany, “Propagation of condensation front in steam injection into dry porous media,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 38, no. 8, pp. 1377–1386, 1995. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  22. R. Lenormand and C. Zarcone, “Role of roughness and edges during imbibition in square capillaries,” Society of Petroleum Engineering, vol. 13, pp. 1–17, 1984. View at Google Scholar
  23. K. S. Udell, “Heat transfer in porous media heated from above with evaporation, condensation, and capillary effects,” Journal of Heat Transfer, vol. 105, no. 3, pp. 485–492, 1983. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  24. L. Bridge, R. Bradean, M. J. Ward, and B. R. Wetton, “The analysis of a two-phase zone with condensation in a porous medium,” Journal of Engineering Mathematics, vol. 45, no. 3-4, pp. 247–268, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  25. Y. Ogniewicz and C. E. Tien, “Analysis of condensation in porous insulation,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 24, no. 3, pp. 421–429, 1986. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  26. S. Motakef and M. A. El-Masri, “Simultaneous heat and mass transfer with phase change in a porous slab,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 29, no. 10, pp. 1503–1512, 1986. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  27. A. P. Shapiro and S. Motakef, “Unsteady heat and mass transfer with phase change in porous slabs: analytical solutions and experimental results,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 33, no. 1, pp. 163–173, 1990. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  28. J. Wyrwa and A. Marynowicz, “Vapour condensation and moisture accumulation in porous building wall,” Building and Environment, vol. 37, no. 3, pp. 313–318, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  29. H. Glaser, “Graphisches Verfahren zur Untersuchung von diffusionvorglngen,” Kiiltetechnik, vol. 11, pp. 345–355, 1959. View at Google Scholar
  30. S. Larbi, S. Bories, and G. Bacon, “Diffusion d'air humide avec condensation de vapeur d'eau en milieu poreux,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 38, no. 13, pp. 2411–2426, 1995. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  31. B. H. Vos, “Internal condensation in structures,” Building Science, vol. 3, no. 4, pp. 191–206, 1969. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  32. P. Crausse, Etude fondamentale des transferts couples de chaleur et d' humidit' en milieu poreux [Ph.D. thesis], Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse, Paris, France, 1983.
  33. V. P. de Freitas, V. Abrantes, and P. Crausse, “Moisture migration in building walls—analysis of the interface phenomena,” Building and Environment, vol. 31, no. 2, pp. 99–108, 1996. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  34. D. T. Peyret, Computational Methods for Fluid Flow, Springer, New York, NY, USA, 1990.