Saturated Film Boiling of Nitrogen from Atmospheric to the Critical Pressure

  • K. J. Baumeister
  • R. J. Simoneau
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Cryogenic Engineering book series (ACRE, volume 15)


Film boiling is a dominant mechanism for heat transfer in many cryogenic systems because of the relatively low saturation temperature of cryogenic fluids. Film boiling is also important in boiler operation, spray cooling of nozzles, and quenching.


Heat Transfer Coefficient Critical Pressure Boil Heat Transfer Horizontal Cylinder Spray Cool 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. J. Baumeister
    • 1
  • R. J. Simoneau
    • 1
  1. 1.NASA Lewis Research CenterClevelandUSA

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