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Study of Various Aspects of Phase Change Material During Solidification and Melting : A Review

Authors(2) :-Saurav Kumar, Dr. V. N. Bartariya

The major methods of mathematical modelling of solidification and melting problems are reviewed in this paper. Different analytical methods, nowadays still used as standard references to validate numerical models, are presented. Various mathematical formulations to numerically solve solidification and melting problems are categorized. Relative merits and disadvantages of each formulation are analyzed. Recent advances in modelling solidification and melting problems associated with convective motion of liquid phase are discussed. Based on this comprehensive survey, basic guidelines are outlined to choose a correct mathematical formulation for solving solidification and melting problems.
Saurav Kumar, Dr. V. N. Bartariya
Thermal Energy Storage, PCM, Latent Heat, Natural Convection.
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Publication Details
  Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 6 | July-August 2017
  Date of Publication : 2017-08-31
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 135-140
Manuscript Number : IJSRST173630
Publisher : Technoscience Academy
PRINT ISSN : 2395-6011
ONLINE ISSN : 2395-602X
Cite This Article :
Saurav Kumar, Dr. V. N. Bartariya, "Study of Various Aspects of Phase Change Material During Solidification and Melting : A Review", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 3, Issue 6, pp.135-140, July-August-2017
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