Analytical theory of transient heat conduction.Fourier's law. General heat conducation equation. Thermal diffusivity. Biot and Fourier numbers. Lumped analysis and time constant. Semi-infinite body: fixed surface temperature, convective heat transfer at the surface, or constant surface heat flux Finite body: No surface resistance, asymmetric surface temperatures, convective boundary conditions.
|Number of pages||20|
|Publication status||Published - 1998|