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2018 Vol. 11, No. 5

Welcome to the JAFM online scientific journal system
Dear JAFM Authors and Contributors
I would like to express my appreciation to all Authors and Reviewers of Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics (JAFM) on behalf of editorial boards and the publisher, Isfahan University of Technology.
Due to authors trust in considering JAFM as a platform for publishing their valuable research outcome and the efforts made by our reviewers to assure the quality of manuscripts published in JAFM, I am pleased to announce the growth of JAFM impact factor to 1.09 in 2017.  I also wish to acknowledge the commitment and voluntary contributions of our Associate Editors. There is no doubt that the recent success of the journal is not possible without their support. At the end, I would like to thank the hard work of our professional staff during the various stages of processing manuscripts in JAFM.
Ahmadreza Pishevar
JAFM Editor-in-Chief

JAFM is indexed in:

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SCOPUS    SNIP (2017): 0.78  SJR (2017): 0.5 CiteScore (2017): 1.29

InfoBase    IBI factor(2015): 2.8;  EBSCO,

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Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics

ISSN: 1735-3572    EISSN: 1735-3645

www.jafmonline.net

Editor-in-chief

Prof. Ahmad Reza Pishevar

Email: director@jafmonline.net

Editorial Manager

Dr. Mohammad Reza Tavakoli

Editorial Assistant

Mrs. Shakiba Rostami

 

JAFM is an open access, peer-reviewed online journal with a scope that covers all aspects of theoretical, numerical and experimental fluid mechanics. The emphasis is on the applied rather than purely mathematical aspects of fluid mechanics.

 

JAFM offers a rapid and high quality peer-review process overseen by its distinguished international Editorial Board. The journal benefits from an efficient online submission process and online publication upon acceptance.

 

JAFM papers are freely available and the accepted papers are published free of cost.

 


For further assistance for submitting manuscripts, the JAFM secretary may be contacted by the following email address: secretary@jafmonline.net.

 

 

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Title : Three-Dimensional Modeling and Analysis of a Porous Thermal Energy Storage System
Pages : 97-109
Authors : N.B Khedher,  S.B Nasrallah, 
Anstract : The objective of this study is to analyze the behavior of an energy storage system which is made of a horizontal channel crossed by a fluid and whose walls contain an unsaturated porous medium. We developed a threedimensional model to study the two processes: thermal energy charging and thermal energy discharging. The coupled and highly non linear nature of the transport equations that govern the heat and mass transfer inside unsaturated medium were discretized by control volume finite element method (CVFEM). The resulted system of algebraic equations was solved by the Bi-Conjugate Gradient Stabilized iterative solver. Results concerning the influence of the initial liquid saturation on the rate of charged and discharged thermal energy are presented and analyzed.
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