Analogies involving momentum transfer are only valid if there is no form drag, hence they are pretty The Colburn-Chilton analogy is simply. The Chilton-Colburn analogy. The Reynolds analogy does not always give satisfactory results. Thus, Chilton and Colburn experimentally modified the. An Experimental Study of Chilton–Colburn Analogy Between Turbulent Flow and Convective Heat Transfer of Supercritical Kerosene. Yongjiang Zhang.