THERMAL FLUID DYNAMICS
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The course is aimed at providing the basic knowledge to tackle problems in heat transfer and fluid flows.
Course contents summary
Heat transfer. Conduction, convection, radiative heat transfer. Fourier law, thermal conductivity, Fourier equation. Heat transfer coeficient, Nusselt number. Black body and gray body; Stefan Boltzmann law, Plank law, Wien law. View factors, thermal shields. Fluid flow, viscosity, rheology. Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids. Fully developed flows. Heat exchangers.
Teacher's book and lectures.