Master of Science
Edward K. Levy
The results from an analytical study of the effect of vapor supersaturation and vapor condensation on sodium heat pipe performance are presented. The classical liquid drop nucleation theory has been used to predict the incidence of condensation and its effect on the behavior of the fluid stream.
Chou, Shyan-Fu, "Vapor condensation effects in a sodium heat pipe" (1971). Theses and Dissertations. 3887.