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19] P. B. Whalley. Boiling, Condensation, and Gas-Liquid Flow. Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1987. 20] J. G. Collier and J. R. Thome. Convective Boiling and Condensation. Oxford University Press, Oxford, 3rd edition, 1994. 21] Y. Y. Hsu and R. W. Graham. Transport Processes in Boiling and Two-Phase Systems Including Near-Critical Systems. American Nuclear Society, LaGrange Park, IL, 1986. 22] W. M. Kays and A. L. London. Compact Heat Exchangers. McGrawHill Book Company, New York, 3rd edition, 1984.

43 The sun’s diameter is 1,392,000 km, and it emits energy as if it were a black body at 5777 K. Determine the rate at which it emits energy. Compare this with a value from the literature. What is the sun’s energy output in a year? Chapter 1: Introduction 46 Bibliography of Historical and Advanced Texts We include no specific references for the ideas introduced in Chapter 1 since these may be found in introductory thermodynamics or physics books. References 1–6 are some texts which have strongly influenced the field.

It is the primary equation upon which all of heat conduction theory is based. The heat diffusion equation includes a new property which is as important to transient heat conduction as k is to steady-state conduction. This is the thermal diffusivity, α: α≡ m3 kg·K J k = α m2/s (or ft2/hr). ρc m·s·K kg J The thermal diffusivity is a measure of how quickly a material can carry heat away from a hot source. Since material does not just transmit heat but must be warmed by it as well, α involves both the conductivity, k, and the volumetric heat capacity, ρc.

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