Advanced Multi-Phase Flow Laboratory

                       Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering


Elbow Effects

Flow Prior to Elbow Flow at 3L/D after Elbow

Flow Prior to Elbow Flow at 3L/D after Elbow

60 L/D  

3 L/D   

30 L/D  

The development of two-phase flow across a vertical 90° elbow. Images are shown at 60 L/D from the two-phase inlet in the vertical section prior to the elbow and at 3 L/D and 30 L/D in the horizontal section after the elbow. (Yadav, Mohan S., Masterís Thesis 2009).