Handbook of Research on Heat Transfer


This book evolved from the contributions of various experts who presented their thoughts developed over many years of teaching and research. The idea of this book is to present the various research domains of heat transfer in which work is ongoing.

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Handbook of Research on Heat Transfer

The work includes heat transfer augmentation techniques, MHD, fuel cells, solar systems, nanofluids, etc. This book is intended for research students, PG students, and industry professionals. Heat transfer is a very broad subject so the selection of chapters is made in accordance with the need to cover the majority of topics dealt with in heat transfer and focus is placed on areas where the availability of literature is limited compared to other topics. We welcome feedback from readers that will improve the subsequent edition of this book.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Introduction to Enhanced Heat Transfer
(Suvanjan Bhattacharyya, Devendra Kumar Vishwakarma, Soumya Ghosh, Varun Goel, Manoj K. Soni, and Biswajit Halder – Birla Institute of Technology and Science Pilani, Rajasthan, India, et al.)

Chapter 2. Nanofluids and their Physical Models: A Short Review
(Ekene Jude Onyiriuka and Daniel Raphael Ejike Ewim – School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom, et al.)

Chapter 3. Roughness Parameters and their Effect on the Heat Transfer and Flow Characteristics of Solar Air Heaters
(Rajneesh Kumar, Sunil Kumar, Suvanjan Bhattacharya, Himanshu Nautiyal, Varun, Varun Goel, Sourabh Khurana6 and Anoop Kumar – Chandigarh Engineering College, Landran, Mohali, Punjab, et al.)

Chapter 4. Mixed Convective Heat Transfer in Multiphysical Scenarios
(Nirmalendu Biswas, Nirmal K. Manna, and Dipak Kumar Mandal – Department of Power Engineering, Jadavpur University, Salt Lake, Kolkata, India, et al.)

Chapter 5. Thermal and Flow Investigation of Inclined MHD Natural Convection in Carbon Nanotubes
(K. N. Sneha, U. S. Mahabaleshwa and S. Bhattacharyya – Department of Mathematics, Davanger University, Shivagangothri, Davangere, India, et al.)

Chapter 6. Effect of Chemical Reaction on MHD Natural Convective Flow in a Vertical Microchannel with Porous Medium
(Manthesha and Patil Mallikarjun B. – Department of Studies and Research in Mathematics, Tumkur University, Tumakuru, Karnataka, India)

Chapter 7. An MHD Laminar Boundary-Layer Eyring Powell Fluid Flow due to Wedge for Constant Wall Heat Flux
(Umadevi K. B., Patil Mallikarjun B., and Suvanjan Bhattacharyya – Department of Studies and Research in Mathematics, Tumkur University, Tumakuru, Karnataka, India, et al.)

Chapter 8. Impact of Navier’s Slips on MHD Nano Boundary Layer Past a Stretching Sheet with Mass Transpiration and Radiation
(A. B. Vishalakshi, U. S. Mahabaleshwar and S. Bhattacharayya – Department of Mathematics, Shivagangothri, Davangere University, Davangere, India, et al.)

Chapter 9. Unsteady Stagnation Point Flow and Heat Transfer of a Stretching Sheet Over a Permeable Flat Surface in a Hybrid Nanofluid Boussinesq-Stokes Suspension
(T. Anusha, U. S. Mahabaleshwar and Suvanjan Bhattacharyya – Department of Mathematics, Davangere University, Shivagangothri, Davangere, India, et al.)

Chapter 10. Thermal Management of Fuel Cells
(Sunil Kumar Sethy and Amit C. Bhosale – Department of Hydro and Renewable Energy, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Haridwar, India)

Chapter 11. Scrutinizing the Overall Performance of Solar Power Systems Utilizing Fuel Cells
(Anil Kumar and Rajesh Maithani – Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, Uttarakhand, India)

Chapter 12. Comparative Analysis of Different Sectors of the Rotary Dehumidifier at Different Operating and Design Conditions
(Ashutosh Kumar Verma, Mahendra Kumar Yadav, Vishal Dabra, and Laxmikant Yadav – Department of Mechanical Engineering, NIT Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh, India, et al.)

Chapter 13. Active Cooling Methods for Aerospace Applications
(Amit Sanjay Hegde, Suvanjan Bhattacharyya, Devendra Kumar Vishwakarma, Varun Goel, and Chennu Ranganayakulu – Department of Mechanical Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology and Science Pilani, Pilani Campus, Vidya Vihar, Rajasthan, India, et al.)

Chapter 14. Parametric Optimization of Dimpled Surface Round Tube Heat Exchanger Using Taguchi-Grey Relational Approach
(Anil Kumar, Rahul Nadda and Rajesh Maithani – Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun, India, et al.)

Chapter 15. Alumina-Water Nanofluid and Roughened Surface Effect on Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop
(Anil Kumar, Rajesh Maithani, Sachin Sharma, Robin Thakur, and Sunil Kumar – Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, Uttarakhand, India, et al.)

Chapter 16. From Sunlight to Drinking Water – The Design and Validation of a Solar-Pasteurization System
(Brian D. Plourde, Fidelis Kilonzo, Jeremiah Kiplagat, John P. Abraham, and Lijing Cheng – Kenyatta University, Kenya, et al.)



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