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The Synthetic Kernel (SKN) Method Applied to Thermal Radiative Transfer in Absorbing, Emitting, and Isotropically Scattering Homogeneous and Inhomogeneous Solid Spherical Medium

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Zekeriya Altaç, Mesut Tekkalmaz

Osmangazi University, School of Engineering and Architecture, Mechanical Engineering Department, 26480 Batı Meşelik, Eskişehir, Turkey

J. Heat Transfer 125(4), 739-746 (Jul 17, 2003) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1561454 History: Received May 26, 2002; Revised November 06, 2002; Online July 17, 2003
Copyright © 2003 by ASME
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Grahic Jump Location
Absolute error of the incident energy as a function of space for Ω0=0.5 and τ0=1 mfp with the SKN approximation

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