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Course Undergraduate
Semester Electives
Subject Code AE464
Subject Title Advanced Heat Transfer


Radiation Heat Transfer: fundamentals – view factors – network method and enclosure analysis for gray – diffuse enclosures containing transparent media – engineering treatment of gas radiation.

Two Phase Flow: fundamentals – flow patterns – basic equations for homogeneous flow and the separated-flow model.

Boiling Heat Transfer: pool boiling – forced convective – cross flow – multicomponent boiling – correlations for boiling coefficient – critical heat flux.

Condensation: modes of condensation – film-wise condensation on vertical surfaces – horizontal tube systems – condensation in multicomponent systems.

Enhancement of Heat Transfer: active, passive, and compound techniques.

Text Books

1. Incroprera, F. P. and Dewitt, D. P., Heat and Mass Transfer, 5th ed., Wiley (2002).

2. Hewitt, G. F., Shires, G. L., and Bott, T. R., Process Heat Transfer, CRC Press (1994).


1. C¸ engel, Y. A., Heat and Mass Transfer, 3rd ed., Tata McGraw-Hill (2007).

2. Das, S. K., Process Heat Transfer, Narosa (2006).

3. Sparrow, E. M. and Cess, R. D., Radiation Heat Transfer, CRC Press (1978).