Mixed convection in air in a convergent channel with the two principal flat plates at uniform heat flux is analyzed numerically by Fluent code. In the considered system two parallel adiabatic extensions are placed downstream of the convergent channel. The forced flow is obtained by imposing a pressure drop between the inlet and the outlet of the channel. The flow in the channel is assumed to be two-dimensional, turbulent and incompressible. A k-ε turbulent model is employed. Results in terms of dimensionless wall temperature distribution as a function of the walls converging angle, the Grashof number, the pressure drop and the channel aspect ratio are presented in the ranges: 0° ≤ θ ≤ 10°; 4.10 102 ≤ Gr ≤ 32.1 105, 0 ≤ ΔP ≤ 8.82·107, 10.15 < Lw/bmin < 58.0. Results show that Reynolds number, and then the mass flow rate flowing in the channel, increases at decreasing aspect ratios, Lw/bmin. The converging angle that optimizes the fluid-dynamic within the channel is equal to 5°. Dimensionless maximum wall temperature values decreases at increasing Reynolds number and the larger the aspect ratio, the larger the decrease. The Reynolds number over which natural convection become negligible, with respect to forced convection, increases at increasing converging angle and at decreasing aspect ratio.

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