ME-601 ADVANCED HEAT TRANSFER
Credit Hours = 3
- Conduction: Analytical and numerical solutions to multidimensional heat conduction equations in various geometries; steady and transient conduction problems in Cartesian, cylindrical and spherical co-ordinate systems; Conduction by extended surfaces. Techniques to solve real-world heat transfer problems, Bessel functions, Laplace transforms, separation of variables, Duhamel's theorem, complex combination; high order explicit and implicit numerical integration algorithms.
- Convection: Laminar and turbulent heat transfer; boundary layer theory for forced and natural convection; limiting condition flows, external flows and natural convection; heat exchangers; Navier-Stokes equations; Applications in thermal systems design.
- Radiation: Blackbody radiation laws; radiative properties of non-black surfaces; analysis of radiative exchange between surfaces; combined radiation, conduction, and convection.