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Introduction to Engineering Heat Transfer

Introduction to Engineering Heat Transfer

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  • Publication planned for: February 2020
  • availability: Not yet published - available from February 2020
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9781107179530

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  • This new text integrates fundamental theory with modern computational tools such as EES, MATLAB®, and FEHT to equip students with the essential tools for designing and optimizing real-world systems and the skills needed to become effective practicing engineers. Real engineering problems are illustrated and solved in a clear step-by-step manner. Starting from first principles, derivations are tailored to be accessible to undergraduates by separating the formulation and analysis from the solution and exploration steps to encourage a deep and practical understanding. Numerous exercises are provided for homework and self-study and include standard hand calculations as well as more advanced project-focused problems for the practice and application of computational tools. Appendices include reference tables for thermophysical properties and answers to selected homework problems from the book. Complete with an online package of guidance documents on EES, MATLAB®, and FEHT software, sample code, lecture slides, video tutorials, and a test bank and full solutions manual for instructors, this is an ideal text for undergraduate heat transfer courses and a useful guide for practicing engineers.

    • Introduces fundamental concepts and links them directly with computational tools that are essential for design and optimization of real-world systems
    • EES, MATLAB® and FEHT packages are integrated throughout the book and are accompanied by online guidance documents on how to use the software
    • Numerous homework problems are provided in each chapter, and include standard hand calculations as well as advanced project-focused problems requiring use of computational tools
    • Includes extensive examples of real engineering problems and takes a clear step-by-step approach to ensure students gain a thorough understanding of every derivation
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    • Publication planned for: February 2020
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9781107179530
    • dimensions: 246 x 189 mm
    • contains: 756 colour illus. 771 exercises
    • availability: Not yet published - available from February 2020
  • Table of Contents

    1. Introduction
    2. One-dimensional, steady state conduction
    3. Extended surface problems
    4. Two-dimensional, steady-state conduction
    5. Lumped transient problems
    6. Transient conduction
    7. Convection
    8. External forced convection
    9. Internal forced convection
    10. Free convection
    11. Boiling and condensation
    12. Heat exchangers
    13. Mass transfer
    14. Radiation
    Appendix A. Thermophysical properties of solids
    Appendix B. Thermophysical properties of liquids
    Appendix C. Thermophysical properties of gases
    Appendix D. Thermophysical properties of saturated liquids
    Appendix E. Answers to selected problems
    Index.

  • Authors

    G. F. Nellis, University of Wisconsin, Madison
    G. F. Nellis is Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. His teaching expertise has been recognised through awards including the Polygon Engineering Council Outstanding Professor of Mechanical Engineering Award (2013 and 2007), the Pi Tau Sigma Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering Award (2016, 2012, 2009, and 2006), and the J. G. Woodburn award for Excellence in Teaching (2008). He is a Fellow of the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air-Conditioning Engineers.

    S. A. Klein, University of Wisconsin, Madison
    S. A. Klein is Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He is the recipient of the American Society for Mechanical Engineers (ASME) James Harry Potter Gold Medal (2013), the Pi Tau Sigma Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering Award (1991, 1992), and the Polygon Engineering Council Outstanding Professor of Mechanical Engineering Award (1991, 1992). He is a Fellow of ASME, the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE), the American Solar Energy Society (ASES), and the International Building Performance Simulation Association (IBPSA).

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