Conduction and Radiation

Conduction and Radiation

  • Course code

    ME 604

  • L-T-P-C


  • Syllabus


  • Eligible Programmes


  • Conduction and Radiation

    Conduction: 1-D, 2-D, and 3-D steady conduction; 1-D unsteady conduction; Solution methods - analytical and numerical; Radiation: Fundamentals; Radiative properties of surfaces; Radiant exchange between surfaces; Radiative heat transfer in participating media.


    [1] M N Ozisik, Heat Conduction, 2nd ed, John Wiley & Sons, 1993.

    [2] F P Incropera and D P Dewitt, Introduction to Heat Transfer, 3rd ed, John Wiley & Sons, 1996.

    [3] V S Arpaci, Conduction Heat Transfer, Addison-Wesley, Reading, MA, 1966.

    [4] M F Modest, Radiative Heat Transfer, McGraw-Hill, 1993.

    [5] R Siegel and J R Howell, Thermal Radiation Heat Transfer, 3rd ed, Taylor & Francis, 1992