Present paper conducts an extensive numerical study on entropy analysis of mixed convective condensation inside a vertical parallel plate channel. A new approach is proposed to separate pump velocity component/Reynolds number from inlet mixed convection velocity. Influence of inlet governing parameters on condensation heat and mass transfer at different inlet pressure, velocity, channel length, and width are widely studied. The central focus of this paper is to study entropy generation under mixed convective condensation. Variation of local as well as overall entropy generation and second law efficiency for different geometric and environmental conditions are presented. For effective condenser design, present study provides two important correlations of overall volumetric entropy generation due to thermal transport and overall volumetric entropy generation due to mass transport.

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