Packed with laws, formulas, calculations solutions, enhancement techniques and rules of thumb, this practical manual offers fast, accurate solutions to the heat transfer problems mechanical engineers face everyday.
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ESSENTIAL HEAT-TRANSFER SOLUTIONS IN THE PALM OF YOUR HAND
An on-the-spot source for heat-transfer calculations, this book is packed with step-by-step procedures, calculations, enhancement techniques, formulas, laws, and rules of thumb. This convenient reference gives you the tools to solve a broad section of problems dealing with subjects ranging from thermal industrial equipment to thermal properties of materials.
Written by an international team of authors, this book offers:
THE COMPLETE HEAT-TRANSFER SOLUTIONS TOOLKIT
Basic heat-transfer concepts * Conduction heat transfer * Convection heat transfer * Radiation heat transfer * Boiling and condensation heat transfer * Heat-exchanger calculations * Heat transfer in furnaces * Techniques to enhance heat transfer * Thermophysical properties of fluids and gases * Thermal properties of solid materials * Thermal properties of surfaces
Myer P. Kutz has been President of Myer Kutz Associates, Inc., a publishing and information services consulting firm, since 1990. He was vice president in charge of professional and sci-tech publishing at John Wiley & Sons for 5 years. He is a member of the board of the Online Computer Library Center and is a former chair of the publications committee of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). He has a BS in mechanical engineering from MIT and a master's from RPI. Mr. Kutz is the editor of Standard Handbook of Biomedical Engineering & Design and Handbook of Transportation Engineering, both from McGraw-Hill, and other books on engineering.
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0071410414