Academic Catalog

ME570 ADVANCED TOPICS IN RADIATIVE TRANSFER

Course Code: 5690570
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. LKER TARI
Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Fundamental transfer equations of radiative transfer. Radiative equilibrium. Singular eigenfunction-expansion technique and one group transport theory. Full and half-range completeness and orthogonality theorems. Introduction to two-group transport theory. Pre-radiative heat transfer. Interaction with other models of heat transfer. Transport problems in other areas of engineering applications. (R)