Heat and Mass Transfer (Hardcover)

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Introduction.- One Dimensional Steady State Heat Conduction.- Extended Surfaces (Fins).- Conduction with Heat Generation.- Steady-State Two Dimensional Heat Conduction.- Unsteady or Transient Heat Conduction.- Convective Heat Transfer.- Empirical Relations for Forced Convection Heat Transfer.- Empirical Relations for Natural or Free Convection.- Laws of Thermal Radiation.- Exchange of Thermal Radiation between Surfaces Separated by Transparent Medium.- Heat Transfer in Absorbing and Emitting Media (Gaseous Radiation).- Heat Transfer in Condensing Vapours and Boiling Liquids.- Heat Exchangers.- Mass Transfer.- Special Topic: Performance of Solar Air Heater.

About the Author

Dr. Rajendra Karwa pursued his Bachelor's and Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Jodhpur, Jodhpur, India. He obtained his Ph.D. in 1998 from IIT Roorkee, India. He retired from M.B.M. Engineering College, Faculty of Engineering & Architecture, Jai Narain Vyas University, Jodhpur in 2012 as Professor and Head, Department of Mechanical Engineering after serving more than 30 years. He has served as visiting faculty in Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) from 2003-2005. He is actively involved in design of industrial systems and products, and has successfully completed a large number of industrial projects. Currently he is working as Director (Academics) at Jodhpur Institute of Engineering & Technology, Jodhpur. He has supervised 15 research scholars leading to the award of Ph.D. and M.Tech. He has published about 70 research papers and has authored two books. His areas of interest are heat transfer, machine design, solar thermal applications, and exergy analysis.

Product Details
ISBN: 9789811539879
ISBN-10: 9811539871
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: June 20th, 2020
Pages: 1147
Language: English