7. Surface Basic Heat Transfer and Flow Friction Characteristics

  1. Ramesh K. Shah1,2 and
  2. Dušan P. Sekulić3

Published Online: 6 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172605.ch7

Fundamentals of Heat Exchanger Design

Fundamentals of Heat Exchanger Design

How to Cite

Shah, R. K. and Sekulić, D. P. (2003) Surface Basic Heat Transfer and Flow Friction Characteristics, in Fundamentals of Heat Exchanger Design, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470172605.ch7

Author Information

  1. 1

    Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York, USA

  2. 2

    Formerly at Delphi Harrison Thermal Systems, Lockport, New York, USA

  3. 3

    University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 25 JUL 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471321712

Online ISBN: 9780470172605

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Keywords:

  • heat transfer and flow friction characteristics;
  • dimensionless groups;
  • surface basic heat transfer;
  • hydrodynamic entrance length;
  • temperature-dependent fluid properties

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Basic Concepts

  • Dimensionless Groups

  • Experimental Techniques for Determining Surface Characteristics

  • Analytical and Semiempirical Heat Transfer and Friction Factor Correlations for Simple Geometries

  • Experimental Heat Transfer and Friction Factor Correlations for Complex Geometries

  • Influence of Temperature-Dependent Fluid Properties

  • Influence of Superimposed Free Convection

  • Influence of Superimposed Radiation

  • Summary

  • References

  • Review Questions

  • Problems