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Second-Law Analysis: A Powerful Tool for Analyzing Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Results

Center of Applied Space Technology and Microgravity (ZARM), University of Bremen, 28359 Bremen, Germany
Entropy 2017, 19(12), 679; https://doi.org/10.3390/e19120679
Received: 1 December 2017 / Revised: 1 December 2017 / Accepted: 8 December 2017 / Published: 11 December 2017
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Entropy in Computational Fluid Dynamics)
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Second-law analysis (SLA) is an important concept in thermodynamics, which basically assesses energy by its value in terms of its convertibility from one form to another.[...] View Full-Text
Keywords: second-law analysis; entropy; exergy; computational fluid dynamics (CFD); gas turbine; turbulence model; natural convection; forced convection; heat transfer; condenser; nano-fluids; porous media; RANS; DDES second-law analysis; entropy; exergy; computational fluid dynamics (CFD); gas turbine; turbulence model; natural convection; forced convection; heat transfer; condenser; nano-fluids; porous media; RANS; DDES
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