TECHNICAL PAPERS: Radiative Heat Transfer

Calculation of Direct Exchange Areas for Nonuniform Zones Using a Reduced Integration Scheme

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Weixue Tian, Wilson K. S. Chiu

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269-3139

J. Heat Transfer 125(5), 839-844 (Sep 23, 2003) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1599368 History: Received January 10, 2003; Revised May 16, 2003; Online September 23, 2003
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z−y plane of the integral
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Schematic of volume-volume zones
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Comparison of volume-volume DEA with Erkku 8. The curves, from top to bottom, represent DEA of zones at the centerline, midpoint, and surface of the cylinder, respectively.
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Percentage of difference of current results and the data by Erkku 8
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Comparison of nondimensionalized surface heat flux of an isothermal cylinder using uniform zones with analytical solution 2
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Comparison of nondimensionalized surface heat flux of a nonisothermal cylindrical enclosure by uniform and non-uniform zones with analytical solution 2



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