Simulation of Two Phase Flow Mixing Co – Current in T Junction Using Comsol
Keywords:Two-phase Flow, comsol CFD, level Method, Simulation
The analysis, behavior of two-phase flow incompressible fluid in T-juction is done by using "A Computational Fluid Dynamic (CFD) model" that application division of different in industries. The level set method was based in “Finite Element method”. In our search the behavior of two phase flow (oil and water) was studed. The two-phase flow is taken to simulate by using comsol software 4.3. The multivariable was studying such as velocity distribution, share rate, pressure and the fraction of volume at various times. The velocity was employed at the inlet (0.2633, 0.1316, 0.0547 and 0.0283 m/s) for water and (0.1316 m/s) for oil, over and above the pressure set at outlet as a boundary condition. It was observed through the program that the shear rate increased in the mixing area and begins to decrease after the mixing area, for the pressure suddenly decreases in the mixing area and after this area begins to decrease linearly with the length of the tube.
Drew, D.A., (1983), "Mathematical Modeling of Two-Phase Flow". Annual Reviews on Fluid Mechanics, 15, 261-291.
Desamala, A.B., Dasamahapatra, A.K. and Mandal, T.K., (2014), "Oil-Water
Two-phase Flow Characteristics in Horizontal Pipeline A Comprehensive CFD
Study". International journal of Chemical, Molecular, Nuclear, Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, 8,
Liao, Q., Liu, D., Ye, D., Zhu, X. and Lee, D., (2011), "Mathematical Modelling of Two-phase Flow and Transport in an Immobilized-Cell Photo Bioreactor". International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 36,13939-13948.
Morin, A., (2012), "Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Simulation of Two-phase Multi-component Flows of CO2 Mixtures in Pipes". PhD Thesis, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway.
Hudson, J. and Harris, D., (2006), "Numerical Modeling of Eulerian Two-Phase Gas-Solid Flow". Manchester Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Manchester, 1-41.
Rahul Garg (2009)."Modeling and Simulation of two-phase ﬂows” lib.dr.iastate.edu/etd/10657
Alias, A.Z.M., Koto, J. and Ahmed, Y.M., (2015), "CFD Simulation for Stratified Oil-Water Two-Phase Flow in a Horizontal Pipe". International Society of Ocean, Mechanical and Aerospace Scientists and Engineers, 2, 1-6.
Hu, H. and Cheng, Y.F., (2016), "Modelling by Computational Fluid Dynamics Simulation of Pipeline Corrosion in CO2-Containing Oil-Water Two-phase Flow". Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 146, 134-141.
Thomas HÖHNE, (2009), “Experiments And Numerical Simulations Of Horizontal Two Phase Flow Regimes” Seventh International Conference on CFD in the Minerals and Process Industries CSIRO, Melbourne, Australia.
Yu, W.H. and Wiwatanapattaphee, B., (2006), "Finite Element Method and Application". Mistercopy Publishing Company,Bangkok.
Abed, E.M. and Auda, Z.A., (2014), "Simulation and Experiment of Oil-Water Flow with Effect of Heat Transfer in Horizontal Pipe". International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Applications, 2,117-127.
H. Neamah and A. A.Alrazzaq, “Torque and Drag Forces Problems in Highly Deviated Oil Well”, ijcpe, vol. 19, no. 3, pp. 19-31, Sep. 2018..
S. A. Lazim, S. M. Hamd-Allah, and A. Jawad, “Permeability Estimation for Carbonate Reservoir (Case Study/ South Iraqi Field)”, ijcpe, vol. 19, no. 3, pp. 41-45, Sep. 2018.
N. M. Farhan, “Effect of Nanoparticles and Surfactant on Phase Inversion of Two Phases”, ijcpe, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 121-128, Mar. 2017.
Deniz Kennedy, (2014), "Level Set Methods for Two-Phase Flows with FEM" Examensarbete 30 hp Department of Information Technology Uppsala university.
Giordano, M., Bonfiglioli, A. and Magi, V., (2006), "A Parallel Finite Element Method for Two-phase Flows". European Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics, Glasgow, 1-20.
M. Sussman, P. Smereka, and S. Osher, (1994), "A level set method for computing solutions to incompressible two-phase flow", J. Comput. Phys., 114, 146-159.
S. Osher and R. Fedkiw, (2003), "Level set methods and dynamics implicit surfaces", Volume 153 of Applied Mathematical Sciences, Springer-Verlag,
Received on 31/05/2018
Accepted on 23/03/2019
Published on 30/03/2020
How to Cite
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.
For papers published in IJCPE, authors and their institutions all have the same rights to reuse articles published in the journal in accordance with the journal by IJCPE is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. This permits users to copy, redistribute, remix, transmit and adapt the work provided the original work and source is appropriately cited. Please check the license for full license terms and attribution requirements.