COMSOL Conference 2015

Transport Phenomena

Browse these papers and presentations to see how researchers are incorporating transport phenomena into their multiphysics models and simulation apps. Application areas range from materials processing and heat transfer to the design of industrial, mechanical, and electrical devices.

A Model of Heat Transfer in Metal Foaming

Bruno Chinè 1, Valerio Mussi 2, Michele Monno 3, Andrea Rossi 2

1 School of Materials Science and Engineering, Costa Rica Institute of Technology, Cartago, Costa Rica
2 Macchine Utensili e Sistemi di Produzione, Piacenza, Italy
3 Dipartimento di Meccanica, Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy

A Wall-Cooled Fixed-Bed Reactor Model for Gas-Phase Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis

A. Nanduri , P. L. Mills

Department of Chemical and Natural Gas Engineering, Texas A&M University - Kingsville, Kingsville, TX, USA

Acoustic Streaming Driven Mixing

N. Nama , P. Huang , F. Costanzo , T. J. Huang

Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics, Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA

An Equivalent Kd-based Radionuclide Transport Model Implemented in COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

O. Silva 1, E. Abarca 1, J. Molinero 1, U. Kautsky 2

1 Amphos 21 Consulting, Barcelona, Spain
2 Swedish Nuclear Fuel and Waste Management Co., Stockholm, Sweden

Application of COMSOL Multiphysics® Software in Transport Phenomena Educational Processes

P. L. Mills , M. Vasilev , P. Sharma

Department of Chemical and Natural Gas Engineering, Texas A&M University - Kingsville, Kingsville, TX, USA

Benchmark Model: Natural Convection of Water-Aluminum Oxide Nanofluids in a Square Cavity

M. Z. Saghir 1, A. Ahadi 1, A. A. Mohamad 2

1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON, Canada
2 Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada

Benchmarking Tailored Formulations of Multiphase Flow in Porous Media

Á. Sainz [1,2], A. Nardi , E. Abarca , F. Grandía

1 Amphos 21 Consulting S.L., Barcelona, Spain
2 Université Toulouse III - Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France

CFD Analysis of a Printed Circuit Heat Exchanger

K. Wegman , X. Sun

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA

COMSOL Multiphysics® Simulation of Flow in a Radial Flow Fixed Bed Reactor (RFBR)

A. G. Dixon , D. S. Polcari , A. D. Stolo , M. Tomida

Department of Chemical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA, USA

Charge-Discharge Studies of Lithium Iron Phosphate Batteries

A. K. R. Paul 1, R. D. Pal 2

1 CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research Institute, Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, India
2 Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Chemical Reactions at Interfaces During Droplet Formation in Microchannels

Simeon Cavadias 1, Cédric Guyon 2, Gerrardo Vera De la Cruz 3

1 Institut Pierre-Gilles de Gennes (IPGG) - UPMC, France
2 Chimie-ParisTech - Institut Pierre-Gilles de Gennes (IPGG) , France
3 Master Nuclear Energy, ISTN (Saclay), France

Comparison of Diffusion Flux Models for Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis

A. Nanduri , P. L. Mills

Department of Chemical and Natural Gas Engineering, Texas A&M University - Kingsville, Kingsville, TX, USA

Cycling-Induced Degradation of Batteries

M. Vallance 1, A. Meshkov 1, R. White 2, M. Guo 2, S. Rayman 2, L. Cai 2

1 GE Global Research, Niskayuna, NY, USA
2 R.E. White & Associates, Columbia, SC, USA

Development of COMSOL-Based Applications for Heavy Oil Reservoir Modeling

S. Cambon , I. Bogdanov

Open & Experimental Center for Heavy Oil (CHLOE), University of Pau, Pau, France

Development of a COMSOL Application for the Efficient Evaluation of an Engineered Barrier System

D. Sampietro 1, E. Abarca 1, H. von Schenck 2, J. Molinero 1

1 Amphos 21 Consulting S.L., Barcelona, Spain
2 Swedish Nuclear Fuel and Waste Management Co., Stockholm, Sweden

Development of a User Interface for Design of SO2 Oxidation Fixed-Bed Reactors

A. Nagaraj , P. L. Mills

Texas A&M University - Kingsville, Kingsville, TX, USA

Effect of Permeability Diminution in Nutrient Diffusion in Intervertebral Disc

M. A. Chetoui 1, O. Boiron 2, A. Dogui 3, V. Deplano 2

1 Université de Monastir, Ecole Nationale D'ingénieurs de Monastir; Ecole centrale Marseille, Marseille, France
2 Aix-Marseille Université, CNRS, Ecole Centrale, Marseille, France
3 Université de Monastir, Ecole Nationale D'ingénieurs de Monastir, Marseille, France

Fluid Motion Between Rotating Concentric Cylinders Using COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

P. L. Mills , K. Barman , S. Mothupally , A. Sonejee

Texas A&M University - Kingsville, Kingsville, TX, USA

Geometric Multigrid Solver and Experimental Validation in Laser Surface Remelting

M. M. Pariona , F. de Oliveira

State University of Ponta Grossa, PR, Brazil

Hydrodynamic Modeling of a Rotating Cone Pump Using COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

P. L. Mills , A. Uchagawkar , M. Vasilev

Texas A&M University - Kingsville, Kingsville, TX, USA

Hydrodynamics and Mass Transfer in Taylor Flow

F. L. Durán Martínez 1, A. M. Billet 1, C. Julcour-Lebigue 1, F. Larachi 2

1 Toulouse University, Toulouse, France
2 Laval University, Quebec, Canada

Interface Phenomena for a Multifunctional Air-Water Micro-Particle Collecting and Filtering System

E. Lacatus , A. Tudor , G. C. Alecu

Polytechnic University of Bucharest, Romania

Mathematical Modeling of Glucose Responsive Hydrogels

A. Pareek 1, T. Mathur 2, V. Runkana 1

1 Tata Research Development and Design Centre, Tata Consultancy Services, Pune, India
2 Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India

Mechanistic Modeling of Non-Spherical Bacterial Attachment on Plant Surface Structures

A. Warning , A. K. Datta

Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA

Microscale Simulations of Catalyst Deactivation During Gas-Phase Upgrading of Biomass Pyrolysis Vapors

P. N. Ciesielski 1, D. Robichaud 2, B. Donohoe 1, M. Nimlos 2

1 Biosciences Center, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO, USA
2 National Bioenergy Center, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO, USA

Modelagem da Perda de Umidade da Banana Durante o Processo de Secagem

J. P. Wojeicchowski 1, A. P. Ramos 2, J. S. Sousa 1, L. G. Maciel 1, M. M. Pariona 1

1 Universidade Estadual de Ponta Grossa, Ponta Grossa, PR, Brasil
2 Universidad Peruana Unión, Juliaca, Peru

Modeling Degradation in Lithium-Sulfur Batteries

R. Purkayastha 1, G. Minton 1, L. O'Neill 1, S. Walus 1, M. Wild 1, M. Marinescu 2, T. Zhang 2, G. Offer 2

1 Oxis Energy Ltd, Culham Science Centre, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
2 Mechanical Engineering Department, Imperial College, London, United Kingdom

Modeling of Biocalcification in Non-Saturated Conditions

B. Courcelles , C. Raymond-Poirier

École Polytechnique de Montréal, Montréal, QC, Canada

Modeling of Porous Catalyst Pellets: Comparison of Diffusion Flux Models for Steam Methane Reforming

P. L. Mills , L. Olabanji , A. Nagaraj , A. Nanduri

Department of Chemical and Natural Gas Engineering, Texas A&M University - Kingsville, Kingsville, TX, USA

Modeling of Residual Stresses in a Butt-welded Joint with Experimental Validation

V. Srivastava

Naval Materials Research Laboratory (NMRL), Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO), Ambernath, Thane, Maharashtra, India

Modeling of Straight Jet Dynamics in Electrospinning Process

R. Pandya 1, A. Kumar 2, V. Runkana 1

1 Tata Research Development and Design Centre, Tata Consultancy Services, Pune, India
2 Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India

Modeling of Transport Phenomena in Laser Welding of Steels

A. Métais 1, S. Matteï 2, I. Tomashchuk 2, S. Gaied 1

1 ArcelorMittal, Montataire, France
2 Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire Carnot de Bourgogne, Université Bourgogne Franche Comté, France

Multiphysics Model for Breakup of Charged Liquid Droplets in Electric Fields

S. Chaudhuri , W. Du

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL, USA

Natural Refrigeration System Design

A. Prasad , O. K. Sacks , R. C. Thiagarajan

ATOA Scientific Technologies, Bengaluru, India

Novel Approach for Teaching Microchemical Systems Analysis to Chemical Engineering Students Using Interactive Graphical User Interfaces (GUIs)

A. Nagaraj , P. L. Mills

Department of Chemical and Natural Gas Engineering, Texas A&M University - Kingsville, Kingsville, TX, USA

Numerical Modeling of Solvent Enhanced Water Flooding

M. Chahardowli 1, R. Farajzadeh 2, H. Bruining 1

1 Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
2 Shell Global International Solutions, Den Haag, The Netherlands

Permeability in Fragmented Materials and its Application to Underground Mining

S. Palma , R. Castro , A. Hekmat

Mining Engineering Department, Block Caving Laboratory, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile

Simulating Corrosion in a Crevice of Commercial Pure Titanium

G. Zhang [1, 2, 3]

1 Department of Bioengineering, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, USA
2 Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Clemson, SC, USA
3 Institute for Biological Interfaces of Engineering, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, USA

Simulation of Spiral-Tube Heat Exchangers in COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

K. O. Lund 1, S. M. Lord 2

1 Kurt Lund Consulting (COMSOL Certified Consultant), Del Mar, CA, USA
2 SML Associates, Encinitas, CA, USA

Simulation of Supercritical Fluid Extraction Process

P. Katiyar , S. Khanam

Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Roorkee, Uttarakhand, India

Simulation of Yield-Stress Fluid in a Rotational Rheometer: The Effect of Vane Geometry on the Accuracy of Measured Properties

J. Park 1, A. M. Oliva 1, N. R. Hargrave 1, D. Feys 2

1 Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Missouri University of Science & Technology, Rolla, MO, USA
2 Department of Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering, Missouri University of Science & Technology, Rolla, MO, USA

Simulation of the Impedance Response of Materials with More Than One Electrical Path

R. A. Gerhardt , Y. Jin

Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA

Solar Dryer Exergetic and Energetic Efficiency Analysis

L. Romero-Salazar 1, H. Lucatero-Villaseñor 1, E. Ruiz-Baltazar 1, M. Mayorga 2, J. C. Arteaga-Arcos 3

1 Laboratorio de Nanotermodinámica, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México, Toluca, DF, Mexico
2 Laboratorio de Microfluidez y Nanofluidos, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México, Toluca, DF, Mexico
3 Laboratorio Micromecánica, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México, Toluca, DF, Mexico

The Effects of the Contact Angle on the Dynamics of Water Droplet Impingement

J. Hu 1, X. Huang 2, X. Xiong 1, K. T. Wan 2

1 University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT, USA
2 Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA

Towards a Microscopic Model for Species Transport in Lithium-Sulphur Cells

Geraint Minton 1, Rajlakshmi Purkayastha 1, Laura O’Neill 1, Sylwia Walus 1, Mark Wild 1, Monica Marinescu 2, Teng Zhang 2, Gregory Offer 2

1 Oxis Energy Ltd, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, UK
2 Mechanical Engineering Department, Imperial College, London, UK

Transport Phenomena in the Conversion of an Anaerobic Landfill into an Aerobic Landfill

H. Omar , S. Rohani

University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada

Virtual Functional Product Development of a µ-Methane Steam Reformer

T. J. Kazdal , M. J. Hampe

Technische Universität Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany

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甘政涛

中国科学院力学研究所,北京,中国


ISBN: 978-0-9910001-2-8
ISSN: 2372-2215