Heat Transfer—Asian Research
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Heat Transfer – Asian Research has been known, since 1972, for publishing English translations of theoretical and experimental papers drawn from all important journals in Japan, China, and Korea. From 2009, the journal is expanding its scope and welcomes original papers from all parts of Asia, including India and Middle East Asia.
Heat Transfer – Asian Research is an enabler of information exchange among mechanical, chemical, biomedical, nuclear and aeronautical engineers, students and researchers concerned with heat transfer, thermal power and fluid dynamics. Its focus is on the most recent original experimental and analytical Asian research in the heat transfer arena.
The journal deals with the entire field of heat and mass transfer and pertinent areas of fluid dynamics. Subjects include: convective, conductive, and radiative heat transfer; heat transfer enhancement; measurement of thermophysical properties; thermal component and system design and optimization; mathematical modeling; non-Newtonian fluids; heat transfer in emerging technologies such as Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS), micro-channels, fuel cell, bio- and nano-technology, biomedical engineering, tissue engineering, and bioheat transfer; multiphase heat transfer including condensation, boiling, air-conditioning, porous media, ice formation, and melting.
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Heat Transfer – Asian Research uses a numbered system for references. References must be cited in the text, starting in the Introduction, by numbers in square brackets, e.g. , in numerical order of their citation in the text.
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The reference list should appear in numerical order. Examples of citations to a journal article, a book, a chapter in a book, and published proceedings of a meeting follow:
1. Tian L, Wang Q, Xie G, Zhao C & Luo L (2008) Convective heat transfer and pressure drop of annular tubes with three different internal longitudinal fins. Heat Trans Asian Res, 37(1): 29-40.
2. Lakshminarayana B (1996) Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer of Turbomachinery. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
3. Pletcher RH (2006) Finite-Difference Method In Handbook of Numerical Heat Transfer, 2nd Edition (Minkowycz WJ, Sparrow EM & Murthy JY, Eds). pp. 53-90. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
4. Kim NH, Youn B & Webb RL (1998) Heat Transfer and Friction Correlations for Plain Fin-and-Tube Heat Exchangers. In Lee JS (Ed) Proceedings of the 11th International Heat Transfer Conference (Volume 6 pp. 209-214) August 23-28, Kyongju, Korea.
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Kurita E & Yahagi Y (Feb 19 2009) Vortex structure behind highly heated two cylinders in parallel arrangements. Heat Transfer – Asian Research, DOI: 10.1002/htj.20244. Retrieved March 26, 2009, from http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/journal/121458569/issue
Wikipedia (last updated 26 March 2009) Heat Transfer. Retrieved March 26, 2009, from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heat_transfer
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