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upsilon]] is the latent heat of vaporization (equal to 2.
The combination of Equations 3 and 4 results in the Equation 7, which is used to estimate the latent heat of vaporization of the product (Correa et al.
When that happens, the liquid picks up the latent heat of vaporization.
The heat pipe is self-contained device for transferring heat in which the latent heat of vaporization is exploited to transfer heat over long distance with a corresponding small temperature difference (1).
This is the coldest cryogenic fluid (-269[degrees]C/-452[degrees]F) and has a very low latent heat of vaporization of about 9 Btu/lb.
The total energy requirement (Q) consists of the sensible heat required to heat the substrate from room temperature to its boiling point and the latent heat of vaporization.
The latent heat of vaporization contained in this amount of water vapor is 959 MJ, about as much heat as contained in 31 L of number-2 fuel oil or 24 kg of natural gas [2] as burned in a steam boiler ([sim]80 percent efficiency).
This phenomenon, known as the latent heat of vaporization, is the same reason a warm breeze feels cool after a swim.
Values for latent heat of vaporization computed with IAPWS-IF97 can vary considerably from those computed with IFC-67.