Offered Fall, Even Years
|Prerequisites:||ME 3345 or equivalent, or with the consent of the instructor|
|Catalog Description:||This course covers fundamentals of thermal radiation, blackbody radiation, surface characteristics, exchange in enclosures, radiation through continua, and combined mode heat transfer.|
|Textbooks:|| Michael F. Modest, Radiative Heat Transfer, 2nd Edition, Elsevier Science and Technology, 2003.
A Statistical Approach; Wiley (used in Metz) (w/CD).
|Instructors:||Andrei Fedorov, Robert Mahan|
|Goals:||To introduce students to the fundamentals of thermal radiation heat transfer and the methods of analysis used for radiation heat transfer and to prepare students for independent research.|
|Prerequisites by topics:||Undergraduate heat transfer|
|Computer Usage:||Computations needed for homework assignments|