Academic Catalog


Course Code: 5690312
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr ALTU ZELKKALE
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 5690311
The course set above should be completed before taking ME312 THERMAL ENGINEERING.

Course Content

Boiling correlations, laminar and turbulent film condensation. Heat exchangers, LMTD and e-NTU methods. Physics of radiation, Kirchhoff`s law, spectral radiative properties. Solar radiation. View factors, blackbody radiation exchange, radiation circuits. Diffusion mass transfer, mass diffusion without chemical reaction, convective heat-mass transfer analogy.