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TECHNICAL PAPERS: Radiative Heat Transfer

Geometric Optimization of Radiant Enclosures Containing Specular Surfaces

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K. J. Daun, D. P. Morton, J. R. Howell

Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station, C2200, Austin, TX 78712-0292

J. Heat Transfer 125(5), 845-851 (Sep 23, 2003) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1599369 History: Received December 05, 2002; Revised May 16, 2003; Online September 23, 2003
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Example of a radiant enclosure design problem
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First radiant enclosure design problem
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Grid refinement study for the design problem of Fig. 2
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Effect of number of bundles on δ10) for the design problem of Fig. 2
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Minimization path for design problem of Fig. 2
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Initial and final enclosure geometries for the design problem of Fig. 2
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Initial and final design surface heat flux distributions for the design problem of Fig. 2
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Second radiant enclosure design problem
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Initial and final enclosure geometries for the design problem of Fig. 9
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Initial and final design surface heat flux distributions for the design problem of Fig. 9

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