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The retaining power of an inclined condensing tube

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A method is given for determining the undetached flow of condensate in the bottom layer of a tube inclined to the horizontal with allowance for the wave structure.

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Translated from Inzhenerno-Fizicheskii Zhurnal, Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 181–184, February, 1984.

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Khaimov, V.A., Khrabrov, P.V. & Nazarov, V.V. The retaining power of an inclined condensing tube. Journal of Engineering Physics 46, 127–129 (1984).

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  • Statistical Physic
  • Bottom Layer
  • Wave Structure