Entropy Generation Minimization of Fully Developed Internal Flow With Constant Heat Flux

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Eric B. Ratts, Atul G. Raut

University of Michigan, Dearborn, Dept. Mechanical Engineering, 4901 Evergreen Road, Dearborn, MI 48128-1491

J. Heat Transfer 126(4), 656-659 (Jan 16, 2004) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1777585 History: Received October 09, 2003; Revised January 16, 2004
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