TECHNICAL PAPERS: Natural and Mixed Convection

Conjugate Mixed Convection With Surface Radiation From a Vertical Plate With a Discrete Heat Source

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C. Gururaja Rao

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Regional Engineering College, Warangal—506 004 (AP), India

C. Balaji, S. P. Venkateshan

Heat Transfer and Thermal Power Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai-600 036, India

J. Heat Transfer 123(4), 698-702 (Nov 25, 2000) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1373654 History: Received May 30, 2000; Revised November 25, 2000
Copyright © 2001 by ASME
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Schematic of the problem geometry (inset showing an enlarged plate element)
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Grid pattern used for a typical case along with boundary conditions
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Maximum non-dimensional plate temperature with modified Richardson number and surface emissivity for various positions of the discrete heat source
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Percentage heat transfer due to convection and radiation with modified Richardson number and surface emissivity for various positions of the discrete heat source
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Percentage contributions to mean friction coefficient from forced and free convection components



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