Implicit Large Eddy Simulation of Flow in a Micro-Orifice with the Cumulant Lattice Boltzmann Method
Institute for Computational Modeling in Civil Engineering, TU Braunschweig, 38106 Braunschweig, Germany
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Received: 29 March 2017 / Revised: 24 April 2017 / Accepted: 27 April 2017 / Published: 5 May 2017
A detailed numerical study of turbulent flow through a micro-orifice is presented in this work. The flow becomes turbulent due to the orifice at the considered Reynolds numbers (∼
). The obtained flow rates are in good agreement with the experimental measurements. The discharge coefficient and the pressure loss are presented for two input pressures. The laminar stress and the generated turbulent stresses are investigated in detail, and the location of the vena contracta is quantitatively reproduced.
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Kian Far, E.; Geier, M.; Kutscher, K.; Krafczyk, M. Implicit Large Eddy Simulation of Flow in a Micro-Orifice with the Cumulant Lattice Boltzmann Method. Computation 2017, 5, 23.
Kian Far E, Geier M, Kutscher K, Krafczyk M. Implicit Large Eddy Simulation of Flow in a Micro-Orifice with the Cumulant Lattice Boltzmann Method. Computation. 2017; 5(2):23.
Kian Far, Ehsan; Geier, Martin; Kutscher, Konstantin; Krafczyk, Manfred. 2017. "Implicit Large Eddy Simulation of Flow in a Micro-Orifice with the Cumulant Lattice Boltzmann Method." Computation 5, no. 2: 23.
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