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Author Karwa, Rajendra, author.

Title Heat and mass transfer / Rajendra Karwa.

Published Singapore : Springer, [2016]
©2017

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Physical description 1 online resource (xxiii, 1023 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Springer Engineering eBooks 2017 English+International
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Intro; Preface; Contents; About the Author; Symbols; Dimensionless Numbers; Greek Symbols; Superscript and Subscript; Space Coordinates; 1 Introduction; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Heat Transfer by Conduction; 1.3 Heat Transfer by Convection; 1.4 Heat Transfer by Radiation; 2 One-Dimensional Steady State Heat Conduction; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Temperature Field and Temperature Gradient; 2.3 Thermal Conductivity; 2.3.1 Thermal Conductivity of Solids; 2.3.2 Thermal Conductivity of Metals and Alloys; 2.3.3 Thermal Conductivity of Construction and Heat-Insulating Materials
2.3.4 Thermal Conductivity of Gases2.3.5 Thermal Conductivity of Liquids; 2.4 General Heat Conduction Equations; 2.4.1 General Heat Conduction Equation in Cartesian Coordinates; 2.4.1.1 Thermal Diffusivity; 2.4.2 General Heat Conduction Equation in Cylindrical Coordinates; 2.4.3 General Heat Conduction Equation in Spherical Coordinates; 2.5 One-Dimensional Steady-State Heat Conduction; 2.5.1 Composite Plane Wall; 2.5.2 One-Dimensional Steady-State Heat Conduction Through a Plane Homogeneous Wall Considering Film Coefficients
2.5.2.1 Conduction Heat Transfer Through a Composite Plane Wall Considering Film Coefficients2.5.3 One-Dimensional Steady-State Conduction Heat Transfer Through a Plane Homogeneous Wall Considering Heat Transfer by Convection and Radiation from the Wall Surface; 2.6 One-Dimensional Steady-State Heat Conduction Through a Cylindrical Shell; 2.6.1 One Dimensional Steady-State Heat Conduction Through a Cylindrical Shell Considering Film Coefficients; 2.6.1.1 Overall Heat Transfer Coefficient; 2.6.2 Composite Cylindrical Wall
2.7 One-Dimensional Steady-State Heat Conduction Through a Spherical Shell2.7.1 One-Dimensional Steady-State Heat Conduction Through a Spherical Shell Considering the Film Coefficients; 2.7.2 Composite Spherical Shell; 2.8 Measurement of Thermal Conductivity; 2.8.1 Thermal Conductivity Measurement of Solids; 2.8.2 Thermal Conductivity Measurements of Liquids and Gases; 2.9 Effect of Variable Thermal Conductivity; 2.9.1 Plane Wall; 2.9.2 Cylindrical Shell; 2.9.3 Spherical Shell; 2.10 Critical Thickness of Insulation; 2.10.1 Critical Thickness of Insulation for Cylinders
2.10.2 Critical Thickness of Insulation for Spherical Vessel2.11 Thermal Contact Resistance; References; 3 Extended Surfaces (Fins); 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Heat Transfer from a Fin of Uniform Cross-Section; 3.2.1 A Very Long Fin; 3.2.1.1 Comments on Parameter m; 3.2.2 Negligible Heat Transfer from the Fin End as Compared to the Heat Transferred from the Fin Surface (Ac ≪ PL); 3.2.3 Short Fins (Fin with Heat Loss from the Fin End); 3.3 Hollow Fins; 3.4 Composite Fins; 3.5 Effectiveness and Efficiency of Fins; 3.6 Heat Transfer from a Finned Wall; 3.7 Intensification of Heat Transfer by Finning
Summary This textbook presents the classical treatment of the problems of heat transfer in an exhaustive manner with due emphasis on understanding of the physics of the problems. Another special feature of the book is a chapter on introduction to design of heat exchangers and their illustrative design problems.
Other author SpringerLink issuing body.
Subject Heat -- Transmission.
Mass transfer.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9789811015571 (electronic bk.)
9811015570 (electronic bk.)
9789811015564 (print)
9811015562
Standard Number 10.1007/978-981-10-1557-1