Advanced Heat Transfer
TTh 9:30-10:45AM Hasbrouk 228

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This course is designed to be the core graduate course in heat and mass transfer. Concepts including diffusion kinetics, conservation laws, conduction, laminar and turbulent convection, phase change and radiation will be developed and applied. The course is open to students from all areas of engineering although an undergraduate background in heat transfer will be assumed. The problems and examples will include theory and applications drawn from a wide range of engineering design and manufacturing problems.



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Professor Jonathan P. Rothstein
Gunness 16

Office hours: Monday 3:00-5:00 PM, Friday 10:00-11:00 AM


Mills, A. F., Heat Transfer, Prentice Hall, 1999.

The course grade will be based on two midterm exams and a final exam with the following weight:
Homework             20%
Hour Exams (2)      40%
Final Exam              40%

A set of homework problems will be assigned roughly once a week during lectures. You should work through these problems carefully as they are essential for your learning of the material. The problems will be collected and graded. [Homework Page]

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