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ME 320 - Heat Transfer

Spring 2021

Official Description

Fundamentals of fluid mechanics with coverage of theory and applications of incompressible viscous and inviscid flows, and compressible high speed flows. Course Information: Prerequisite: MATH 285 or MATH 286 or MATH 441; ME 310 or TAM 335; credit or concurrent registration in ME 200. Class Schedule Information: Students must register for one lab and one lecture section.

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Detailed Course Description

Principles and application of heat transfer by conduction, convection, and thermal radiation. Prerequisite: ME 310 or TAM 335. 4 undergraduate hours.

TOPICS:

1. Modes of heat transfer

2. Temperature and measurement devices

3. Steady-state, one-dimensional heat conduction, heat transfer

4. Extended surface heat transfer

5. Transient one-dimensional heat conduction

6. Numerical methods in conduction

7. Overview of radiation heat transfer

8. Wavelength-dependent surface properties

9. Directional characteristics of thermal radiation

10. View factors

11. Graybody exchange

12 Overview of convection heat transfer

13. External and internal flows

14. Heat exchangers

LABORATORY PROJECTS:

1. Temperature Measurement

2. Conduction

3. Convection

4. Heat Exchangers

5. Design Project

6. Radiation

ME: Required.

EM: Possible secondary field, with approval.

TitleSectionCRNTypeHoursTimesDaysLocationInstructor
Heat TransferABB37325LAB01200 - 1350 M  115 Optical Physics Engineering Bldg 
Heat TransferABC37326LAB01500 - 1650 M  115 Optical Physics Engineering Bldg 
Heat TransferABE37328LAB01000 - 1150 T  115 Optical Physics Engineering Bldg 
Heat TransferABF37329LAB01300 - 1450 T  115 Optical Physics Engineering Bldg 
Heat TransferABG37330LAB01500 - 1650 T  115 Optical Physics Engineering Bldg 
Heat TransferABH37331LAB01700 - 1850 T  115 Optical Physics Engineering Bldg 
Heat TransferABJ37333LAB01200 - 1350 W  115 Optical Physics Engineering Bldg 
Heat TransferABK37335LAB01500 - 1650 W  115 Optical Physics Engineering Bldg 
Heat TransferABL37337LAB00800 - 0950 R  115 Optical Physics Engineering Bldg 
Heat TransferABM38958LAB01000 - 1150 R  115 Optical Physics Engineering Bldg 
Heat TransferABN45298LAB01300 - 1450 R  115 Optical Physics Engineering Bldg 
Heat TransferABO48024LAB01500 - 1650 R  115 Optical Physics Engineering Bldg 
Heat TransferABP48027LAB01700 - 1850 R  115 Optical Physics Engineering Bldg 
Heat TransferABQ64337LAB01200 - 1350 F  115 Optical Physics Engineering Bldg 
Heat TransferAE136939OLC41100 - 1150 M W F    Arne J Pearlstein
Heat TransferAE237323OLC41500 - 1550 M W F    Nenad Miljkovic
Heat TransferOBD37327OLB0 -    
Heat TransferOE164299OLC4 -    Arne J Pearlstein
Heat TransferOE237324OLC4 -    Nenad Miljkovic