Heat Transfer

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Note: This course is not available for the current semester.

Course No: MECH.3820; Last Offered: Summer 2021;

Course Description

A calculus-based engineering course providing treatment of the fundamental modes of heat transfer. Topics include: steady-state and transient heat conduction in solids; forced and natural convection; the concept of thermal boundary layer; scale analysis and dimensionless number such as Reynolds, Prandtl, and Grashof numbers; Reynolds analogy; empirical engineering convection relations; thermal radiation involving heat exchange between black and non-black body surfaces.

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: MECH 3810, 242 Pre-req
  • Special Notes:
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3

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