NUMERICAL SIMULATION OF TRANSIENT TURBULENT COMPRESIBLE FLOW IN A NATURAL GAS PIPELINE

  • E.E Effiong
  • E.E Orga
  • E.C Ibe
  • I.C Ekeke
  • C.G Nzebuka
Keywords: Transient, compressible, cylindrical, axisymmetric, pipeline and turbulence.

Abstract

Transient compressible natural gas flow through a pipeline was studied by the use of a finite volume method in 2D axisymmetric cylindrical coordinates. To account for turbulence within the pipeline system, the standard

Author Biographies

E.E Effiong

Chemical Engineering Department, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria

E.E Orga

Chemical Engineering Department, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria

E.C Ibe

Chemical Engineering Department, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria

I.C Ekeke

Chemical Engineering Department, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria

C.G Nzebuka

Materials and Metallurgical Engineering Department, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria

Published
2019-06-21