ME 520: Heat Conduction

Class Description:

Fundamentals of heat conduction in isotropic and anisotropic materials; methods of solution to steady and transient heat conduction problems in one, two, and three dimensions; internal heat sources; periodic flow of heat; problems involving phase change; approximate analytical techniques; numerical methods; study of current articles on the subject. Prerequisite: ME 420 or consent of instructor. 4 hours.

Textbooks: Glen Myers, Analytical Methods in Heat Conduction, AMCHT Publishing

Zhuomin M. Zhang, Nano/Microscale Heat Transfer, McGraw-Hill

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