28. Overview of Numerical Methods and Recommendations

  1. W. J. Minkowycz2,
  2. E. M. Sparrow3 and
  3. J. Y. Murthy4
  1. S. R. Mathur1,
  2. W. J. Minkowycz2,
  3. E. M. Sparrow3 and
  4. J. Y. Murthy4

Published Online: 21 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172599.ch28

Handbook of Numerical Heat Transfer, Second Edition

Handbook of Numerical Heat Transfer, Second Edition

How to Cite

Mathur, S. R., Minkowycz, W. J., Sparrow, E. M. and Murthy, J. Y. (2000) Overview of Numerical Methods and Recommendations, in Handbook of Numerical Heat Transfer, Second Edition (eds W. J. Minkowycz, E. M. Sparrow and J. Y. Murthy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470172599.ch28

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (MC 251), 842 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60607-7022, USA

  2. 3

    University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Department of Mechanical Engineering, 111 Church Street, S.E., Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA

  3. 4

    Purdue University, School of Mechanical Engineering, 1288 Mechanical Engineering Building, West Lafavette, IN 47907-1288, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Fluent Inc., 10 Cavendish Court, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA

  2. 2

    University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (MC 251), 842 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60607-7022, USA

  3. 3

    University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Department of Mechanical Engineering, 111 Church Street, S.E., Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA

  4. 4

    Purdue University, School of Mechanical Engineering, 1288 Mechanical Engineering Building, West Lafavette, IN 47907-1288, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2009
  2. Published Print: 22 DEC 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471348788

Online ISBN: 9780470172599

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Keywords:

  • fluid flow solution;
  • discretization accuracy;
  • numerical heat transfer codes development;
  • data exchange standards;
  • finite-element formulations

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Overview of Numerical Methods

  • Recommendations for Use

  • Recommendations for Future Research

  • Development of Numerical Heat Transfer Codes

  • Commercial Codes for Numerical Heat Transfer

  • Closure

  • Nomenclature

  • References