American Society of Civil Engineers


Surface Discharge of Horizontal Warm-Water Jet


by Yuan Jen, Robert L. Wiegel, and Ismail Mobarek

Journal of the Power Division
, Vol. 92, No. 2, April 1966, pp. 1-30

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Abstract: This paper reports the results of recent experiments, performed in the laboratory, on the mixing of a heated (buoyant) jet of water being discharged horizontally at the surface of a large body of initially quiescent receiving water.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Cooling water
Jets (fluid)
Power plants
Water circulation