International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Applications

Volume 2, Issue 3, June 2014

  • Pressure Drop Studies of Newtonian Fluids in Corrugated Plate Heat Exchangers

    B. Sreedhara Rao, S. Varun, MVS Murali Krishna, R. C. Sastry

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, June 2014
    Pages: 38-42
    Received: 15 April 2014
    Accepted: 4 May 2014
    Published: 30 May 2014
    Abstract: The corrugated plate heat exchangers are widely used in food industry especially for pasteurization operations. Limited research work has been carried out on sinusoidal plate heat exchangers. In the present investigation, experimental studies have been carried out in a sinusoidal corrugated plate heat exchanger with water and glycerol solutions of ... Show More
  • Experimental Investigation into Response of Circular Plates Subjected to Hydrodynamic Shock

    Hashem Babaei, Abolfazl Darvizeh, Majid Alitavoli, Milad Hoseini, Tohid Mirzababaie Mostofi

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, June 2014
    Pages: 43-46
    Received: 17 August 2014
    Accepted: 22 August 2014
    Published: 10 September 2014
    Abstract: In this paper, plastic deformation of the clamped mild steel and aluminum circular plates subjected to different hydrodynamic impact loading conditions are investigated. Extensive experimental tests were carried out by using a drop hammer. The experimental results presented in terms of central deflection of the plates, deflection profiles, and stra... Show More