Sobhan, C. B.

Microscale and nanoscale heat transfer : fundamentals and engineering applications / C. B. Sobhan, G. P. Peterson. - Boca Raton : CRC Press / Taylor & Francis Group, c.2008. - xxiii, 409 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction to microscale heat transfer --
Microscale heat conduction --
Fundamentals of microscale convection --
Engineering applications of microscale convective heat transfer --
Microscale radiative heat transfer --
Nanoscale thermal phenomena --
Numerical examples.

Focusing on practical engineering aspects, this text offers an introduction to the basics of fundamental heat transfer theory as well as microscale and nanoscale heat transfer. It will give an understanding of fluid flow and heat transfer in microscales that is required for the analysis, design, and optimization of various devices.

9780849373077 (hardback : alk. paper)



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