University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota: Department of Mechanical Engineering
http://www.me.umn.edu/

ME 3333 - Thermal Sciences

 

Instructor

Frank A. Kulacki
Office: ME 121, T: 612-625-3807
kulac001@umn.edu
Office Hours: one hour immediately before lecture, M W, or by appointment

TA

Chia-Hsing Pi
Lab: ME 351
pixxx021@umn.edu
Office Hours:
Tue    14:30-15:30 & Thur   13:00-14:00

Lecture: Mon. & Wen., 3:35 - 4:45 PM, Room 121 ME
Recitation: Wen 5:00 - 5:50 PM, Room 121 ME

Class schedule
Administration

Lecture

Conduction
01_energy & work
02_heat
03_modes of HT-1
04_modes of HT-2
05_modes of HT-3
06_Body Conduction
07_Mathematical Necessities
08_General Heat Conduction Equation
09_Fourier-Biot Equation
10_1D Steady Conduction-1
11_1D Steady Conduction-2
12_1D Steady Conduction-3
13_Extended surface-1
14_Extended surface-2
15_Extended surface-3
16_2D Steady Conduction
17_Numerical Methods
18_Transient Conduction-1
19_Transient Conduction-2
20_Transient Conduction-3
21_Transient Conduction-4
22_Transient Conduction-5

Convection
23_External Convective Heat Trans-1
24_External Convective Heat Trans-2
25_External Convective Heat Trans-3
26_External Convective Heat Trans-4
27_External Convective Heat Trans-5
28_External Convective Heat Trans-6
29_External Forced Convectino-7
30_Forced Convection Internal Flows-1
31_Forced Convection Internal Flows-2
32_Forced Convection Internal Flows-3
33_Free Convection-1
34_Free Convection-2
35_Free Convection-3
36_Free Convection-4
37_Mixed Convection-1

Radiation
40_Thermal Radiation-1
41_Thermal Radiation-2
42_Thermal Radiation-3
43_Thermal Radiation-4
44_Thermal Radiation-5
45_Thermal Radiation-6
46_Thermal Radiation-7

Homework Assignment

Homework 01: 1.1, 1.2, 1.8                            Due: Sept 19
Homework 02: 1.17, 1.26, 1.34                      Due: Sept 26
Homework 03: 2.18, 2.29, 3.109                    Due: Oct 3
Homework 04: 3.15, 3.16, 3.73                      Due: Oct 10
Homework 05: 3.84, 3.90, 3.123,3.145          Due: Oct 17
Homework 06: 3.57, 4.10, 4.27,5.6                Due: Oct 24
Homework 07: 3.124,4.71,4.55,5.10              Due: Oct 31
Homework 08: 2.53, 3.114, 4.56, 12.2           Due: Nov 7
Homework 09: 12.9, 12.20, 13.4, 13.26         Due Nov 14
Homework 10: 6.7, 6.13, 7.7, 7.20                 Due Nov 28
Homework 11: 6.43, 7.28, 7.32, 7.35             Due Dec 5
Homework 12: 7.36, 8.5, 8.17, 8.27               Due Dec 12

Homework Solutions

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