22.382 Heat Transfer

Heat Transfer

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 38230
Status Active

A calculus-based engineering course providing treatment of the fundamental modes of heat transfer. Topics include: steady-state and transient heat conduction in solids; forced and natural convection; the concept of thermal boundary layer; scale analysis and dimensionless number such as Reynolds, Prandtl, and Grashof numbers; Reynolds analogy; empirical engineering convection relations; thermal radiation involving heat exchange between black and non-black body surfaces.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-req: 22.381 Fluid Mechanics, and 22.242 Thermodynamics. Non-ME majors require Instructor permission.