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Numerical and Experimental Study of Three Dimensional Flow in Engine Room
ISSN: 0148-7191, e-ISSN: 2688-3627
Published February 01, 1996 by SAE International in United States
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The knowledge of air flow in the engine room has become increasingly important in recent car design. In the current research, an experimental study as well as a numerical study has been conducted regarding the flow field in engine room. Investigation has also been made upon the flow rate and the uniformity of the axial mean velocity of the flow entering the radiator, by varying the front-opening area. Both factors are thought to be directly affecting the cooling performance of the radiator. As it has been expected, the result shows that there exist a high degree of non-uniformity in the mean flow velocity at the front of the radiator.
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CitationLyu, M. and Ku, Y., "Numerical and Experimental Study of Three Dimensional Flow in Engine Room," SAE Technical Paper 960270, 1996, https://doi.org/10.4271/960270.
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