Oestreich, F.; Urbaneck, T.

Radial Diffuser with Curved Guiding Elements in Slim Hot Water Store - Detailed Simulation with CFD

EuroHeat&Power, English Edition, VDE Verlag (2023) Heft 3 S. 23-30. - ISSN 1613-0200-22698


Radial diffusers are typically used for loading slim hot water tanks. Loading with swirl represents an innovative approach. This fundamentally changes the flow behaviour. This article discusses the modelling, simulation and flow effects in the diffuser and storage.

Schlagwörter: Thermal energy storage, Charging, Radial diffuser, Swirl, Large eddy simulation, Vortex

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