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RESEARCH PAPERS

Steady Conduction of Heat in Linear and Nonlinear Fully Anisotropic Media by Finite Elements

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J. Padovan

University of Akron, Akron, Ohio

J. Heat Transfer 96(3), 313-318 (Aug 01, 1974) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3450198 History: Received December 17, 1973; Online August 11, 2010

Abstract

Using a constrained variational procedure, a finite element approximation is developed which can treat steady heat conduction in anisotropic media whose thermal material properties may be spatially, as well as, temperature dependent. Based on the element approximation, the numerical results of several linear and nonlinear steady conduction problems are presented. These reveal the important effects of thermal material anisotropy.

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