2019 - 2020

0542-3620   Heat Transfer  
FACULTY OF ENGINEERING | MECHANINCAL ENGINEERING
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Course description

Credit points: 3.5
Prerequisites: Harmonic Analysis, Partial Differential Equation, Thermodynamics (1), Fluid mechanics (1)

Introduction to conduction, convection and radiation heat transfer.

Conduction: Fourier’s law. One-dimensional problems in steady state. Heat exchangers. The general Heat Transfer equation and techniques for solution. Fins. Multi-deimensional problems in conduction. Unsteady state problems.

Convection: The governing equations. Dimensional analysis. Similarity analysis. Flow in channels. Flow over external surfaces. Free convection.

Radiation: basic laws of radiation. View factors. Heat transfer between black and grey surfaces.

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