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MMAE 525 - Fundamentals of Heat Transfer

Course Title: 

Fundamentals of Heat Transfer

Course Description: 

Modes and fundamental laws of heat transfer. The heat equations and their initial and boundary conditions. Conduction problems solved by separation of variables. Numerical methods in conduction. Forced and natural convection in channels and over exterior surfaces. Similarity and dimensionless parameters. Heat and mass analogy. Effects of turbulence. Boiling and condensation. Radiation processes and properties. Blackbody and gray surfaces radiation. Shape factors. Radiation shields. Prerequisite: An undergraduate course in heat transfer.

Credit: 

(3-0-3)

Prerequisite: 

None

Corequisite: 

None