RME502 HMT Syllabus

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UP Technical Universal Aeronautical Engineering(AE) 5th SEMRME502  – Heat & Mass Transfer Syllabus

RME502 HMT

UNIT-1
Introduction to Heat Transfer:
Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer. Modes of Heat Transfer: Conduction, convection and
radiation. Effect of temperature on thermal conductivity of materials; Introduction to
combined heat transfer mechanism.
Conduction:
General differential heat conduction equation in the rectangular, cylindrical and spherical
coordinate systems.Initial and boundary conditions.
Simple and Composite Systems in rectangular, cylindrical and spherical coordinates with and
without energy generation; Concept of thermal resistance.Analogy between heat and
electricity flow; Thermal contact resistance and over all heat transfer coefficient; Critical

UNIT-2
Fins:
Heat transfer from extended surfaces, Fins of uniform cross-sectional area; Errors of
measurement of temperature in thermometer wells.
Transient Conduction:
Transient heat conduction; Lumped capacitance method; Time constant; Unsteady state heat
conduction in one dimension only, Heisler charts.

UNIT-3
Forced Convection:
Basic concepts; Hydrodynamic boundary layer; Thermal boundary layer; Analogy between
momentum and heat transfer in turbulent flow over a flat surface; Mixed boundary layer;
Flow over a flat plate; Flow across a single cylinder and a sphere; Flow inside ducts;
Empirical heat transfer relations;
Natural Convection:
Physical mechanism of natural convection; Buoyant force; Empirical heat transfer relations
for natural convection over vertical planes and cylinders, horizontal plates and cylinders, and
sphere, Combined free and forced convection.

UNIT-4
Wein’s displacement law, Stefan Boltzmann law, Kirchoff’s law; ; Gray body; Shape factor;
Black-body radiation; Radiation exchange between diffuse non black bodies in an enclosure;
emission in gaseous medium; Solar radiation; Greenhouse effect.

UNIT-5
Heat Exchanger:
Types of heat exchangers; Fouling factors; Overall heat transfer coefficient; Logarithmic
mean temperature difference (LMTD) method; Effectiveness-NTU method; Heat transfer
enhancement (augmentation) methods.
Condensation and Boiling:
Introduction to condensation phenomena; Heat transfer relations for laminar film
condensation on vertical surfaces and on outside & inside of a horizontal tube; Effect of noncondensable
gases; Dropwise condensation; Heat pipes; Boiling modes, pool boiling; Two
phase flow and heat transfer.
Introduction to Mass Transfer:
Introduction; Fick’s law of diffusion; Steady state equimolar counter diffusion; Steady state
diffusion though a stagnant gas film. Combined heat and mass transfer Micro scale and nano
scale heat & mass transfer.

Books and References:
1. Fundamental of Heat and mass transfer, by Incroperra & De witt John wiley sons.
2. Heat Transfer by J.P. Holman, McGraw-Hill.
3. Heat and Mass Transfer by Rudramoorthy and Mayilsamy, Pearson Education.
4. Heat Transfer by Ghoshdastidar, Oxford University Press .
5. A text book on Heat Transfer, by Sukhatme, University Press.
6. Heat Transfer by Venkateshan, Ane Books Pvt Ltd.
7. Schaum’s outline of Heat Transfer by Pitts & Sisson McGraw-Hill
8. .Heat and Mass Transfer by R Yadav, Central Publishing House

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