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ME 131A

Heat Transfer

  • autumn
  • winter

3 - 5 units

Letter or Credit/No Credit

The principles of heat transfer by conduction, convection, and radiation with examples from the engineering of practical devices and systems. Topics include transient and steady conduction, conduction by extended surfaces, boundary layer theory for forced and natural convection, boiling, heat exchangers, and graybody radiative exchange. Prerequisites: 70, 30 (formerly listed at ENGR30). Recommended: intermediate calculus, ordinary differential equations.

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  • GER:DB-EngrAppSci

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