Natural Convection in Superposed Fluid-Porous Layers, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1461465761
  • ISBN-13: 9781461465768
  • DDC: 536.25
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Natural Convection in Composite Fluid-Porous Domains provides a timely overview of the current state of understanding on the phenomenon of convection in composite fluid-porous layers. Natural convection in horizontal fluid-porous layers has received renewed attention because of engineering problems such as post-accident cooling of nuclear reactors, contaminant transport in groundwater, and convection in fibrous insulation systems. Because applications of the problem span many scientific domains, the book serves as a valuable resource for a wide audience.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Symbols.
2: Introduction.
3: Literature Review.
4: Mathematical Formulation and Numerical Solution.
5: Numerical Prediction of Convection.
6: Measurement of Heat Transfer Coefficients.
7: Discussion.
8: References.