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Table 1

Flow pattern classification for horizontal pipes used in this work. Adapted from Inoue et al. (2013) [49].

Pattern Representation in the literature
França and Lahey (1992) Zhang et al. (2003) Thomas (2004) Fan (2005)
Segregated Flow (SG)* Stratified-smooth flow Stratified flow Stratified smooth Stratified-smooth flow
Stratified-wavy flow Stratified-wavy flow
Intermittent Flow (IT) Plug flow Slug flow Slug flow Slug flow
Slug flow
Bubbly Flow (BF) Dispersed bubble flow Dispersed bubble flow Bubble flow

Annular flow can be classified as segregated flow.

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