### Abstract

Effects of a conductive wall on natural convection in a square porous enclosure having internal heating at a rate proportional to a power of temperature difference are studied numerically. Horizontal heating is considered, where the vertical walls are heated isothermally at different temperatures, while the horizontal walls are kept adiabatic. The Darcy model is used in the mathematical formulation for the porous layer. It is found that increasing the value of the thermal conductivity ratio and/or decreasing the thickness of solid wall can increase the maximum fluid temperature.

Original language | English |
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Title of host publication | International conference on System Science and Simulation in Engineering - Proceedings |

Pages | 470-474 |

Number of pages | 5 |

Publication status | Published - 2010 |

Event | 9th WSEAS International Conference on System Science and Simulation in Engineering, ICOSSSE'10 - Iwate Duration: 4 Oct 2010 → 6 Oct 2010 |

### Other

Other | 9th WSEAS International Conference on System Science and Simulation in Engineering, ICOSSSE'10 |
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City | Iwate |

Period | 4/10/10 → 6/10/10 |

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### Keywords

- Conjugate heat transfer
- Darcy's law
- Natural convection
- Porous media

### ASJC Scopus subject areas

- Control and Systems Engineering
- Modelling and Simulation

### Cite this

*International conference on System Science and Simulation in Engineering - Proceedings*(pp. 470-474)

**Simulation of the effect of a conductive wall on convection in a porous enclosure.** / Saleh, Habibis; Hashim, Ishak.

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*International conference on System Science and Simulation in Engineering - Proceedings.*pp. 470-474, 9th WSEAS International Conference on System Science and Simulation in Engineering, ICOSSSE'10, Iwate, 4/10/10.

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AB - Effects of a conductive wall on natural convection in a square porous enclosure having internal heating at a rate proportional to a power of temperature difference are studied numerically. Horizontal heating is considered, where the vertical walls are heated isothermally at different temperatures, while the horizontal walls are kept adiabatic. The Darcy model is used in the mathematical formulation for the porous layer. It is found that increasing the value of the thermal conductivity ratio and/or decreasing the thickness of solid wall can increase the maximum fluid temperature.

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KW - Darcy's law

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KW - Porous media

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