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Experimental and Analytical Investigation on the Variation of Spray Characteristics Along Radial Distance Downstream of a Pressure Swirl Atomizer

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Y. H. Zhao, W. M. Li, J. S. Chin

Beijing Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Beijing, People’s Republic of China

J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power 108(3), 473-478 (Jul 01, 1986) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3239932 History: Received January 10, 1986; Online October 15, 2009

Abstract

The variation of spray characteristics (Sauter Mean Diameter and Rosin-Rammler drop-size distribution parameter) downstream of a pressure swirl atomizer along radial distance has been measured by laser light scattering technology. An analytical model has been developed that is capable of predicting the variation of spray characteristics along radial distance. A comparison between the prediction and experimental data shows excellent agreement. It shows that the spray model proposed, although relatively simple, is correct and can be used with some expansion and modification to predict more complicated spray systems.

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