Advances in Heat Transfer: Radiative Heat Transfer by the Monte Carlo Method v.27

Advances in Heat Transfer: Radiative Heat Transfer by the Monte Carlo Method v.27

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This book presents the basic principles and applications of radiative heat transfer used in energy, space, and geo-environmental engineering, and can serve as a reference book for engineers and scientists in researchand development. A PC disk containing software for numerical analyses by the Monte Carlo method is included to provide hands-on practice in analyzing actual radiative heat transfer problems. Advances in Heat Transfer is designed to fill the information gap between regularly scheduled journals and university level textbooks by providing in-depth review articles over a broader scope than journals or texts usually allow.
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Product details

  • Mixed media product | 216 pages
  • 159 x 241 x 25.4mm | 581g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • illustrations, indexes
  • 0120200279
  • 9780120200276

Table of contents

Part 1 Principles of radiation: thermal radiation; radiation heat transfer. Part 2 Principles of Monte Carlo methods: formulation; methods of solution; special treatises. Part 3 Applications of the Monte Carlo method: two-dimensional systems; some industrial applications; references applications on disk; list of variables in computer programs.
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":This book is wholeheartedly recommended to the researcher, and to the student who wishes to commence work in a particular field. --JOURNAL OF MECHANICAL WORKING TECHNOLOGY The articles, which serve as a broad review forexperts in the field, will also be of great interest to non-specialists with only a general knowledge of the field who need to know the results of the latest research. --CURRENT SCIENCE
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