Academic Catalog


Course Code: 3650311
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 4(4-0)
ECTS Credit: 6.0
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. ONUR TAYLAN
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 3650203
Set 2: 3840331
One of the sets above should be completed before taking MECH311 HEAT TRANSFER .

Course Content

1-D and 2-D steady heat conduction, extended surfaces. 1-D transient conduction. Dimensionless parameters, Reynolds analogy. External flow, empirical correlations. Internal flow correlations. Free convection. Forced convection. Heat exchangers. Radiative heat transfer. Boiling and Evaporation.