ME 607 Radiation Heat Transfer

An introduction to the theoretical and empirical foundation of thermoradiation; Plank’s Law and Wien’s Law; Stefan-Boltzmann law; radiative properties of surfaces; conductors and dielectrics; energy balances on radiating surfaces; radiative properties of gases; energy transitions of molecules; interactions between molecules and radiation; band absorption; equation of radiative transfer in an absorbing, emitting and scattering medium; radiation in a gas filled enclosure; radiation combined with conduction and convection.




Mechanical Engineering Program