Coanda effect in valves
1 Institute of Thermomechanics, AS CR, v. v. i., Dolejškova 5, Praha 8, Czechia
2 University of West Bohemia, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Universitní 22, Plzeň, Czechia
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Published online: 12 May 2017
Coanda effect takes place in flow within valves diffuser for certain conditions. The valve plug in half-closed position forms wall-jet, which could be stable or instable, depending on geometry and other conditions. This phenomenon was subject of experimental study using time-resolved PIV technique. For the acquired data analysis the special spatio-temporal methods have been used.
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