In this paper nucleate boiling is studied at microscale level in two dimensions focusing on the influence of the cavity size and density on the growth and detachment of a single bubble. Furthermore the interactions of bubbles detaching from two neighbouring nucleation sites are studied in details.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Nuclear and High Energy Physics
- Nuclear Energy and Engineering
- Materials Science(all)
- Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality
- Waste Management and Disposal
- Mechanical Engineering