TECHNICAL PAPERS: Radiative Heat Transfer

Application of Adomian’s Decomposition Procedure to the Analysis of Convective-Radiative Fins

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Ching-Huang Chiu

Department of Vehicle Engineering, National Huwei Institute of Technology, Huwei, Yunlin, Taiwan 632

Cha’o-Kuang Chen

Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan 701

J. Heat Transfer 125(2), 312-316 (Mar 21, 2003) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1532012 History: Received February 11, 2002; Revised October 08, 2002; Online March 21, 2003
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Grahic Jump Location
Straight fin of rectangular cross section
Grahic Jump Location
Error of boundary conditions, as a function of number of terms in the integral constants series
Grahic Jump Location
Error of governing equation at X=0.5, as a function of number of components in the approximate solution
Grahic Jump Location
Temperature distributions of a rectangular fin for pure convection, pure radiation and convection-radiation, at the fluid temperature Tf=450 K; 600 K; 900 K, respectively



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