Electron Beam Centrifugal Atomization of Metal

By Adam Powell

Mechanical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA

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Use a heat balance to calculate electron beam power required to continuously heat and melt metal as it is atomized, including heat losses from the top surface due to evaporation and radiation.

Assignment solution time: 2 hours


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