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Heat Transfer Modelling Using COMSOL

From Slab to Radial Fin

Layla Mayboudi, PhD

ISBN: 9781683921721
Pub Date:  April 2018
Specs: 7 x 9   Paperback
Pages: 200
Price: $54.95


This book is intended for individuals who are interested in modelling heat transfer problems both in academic and non-academic settings. The main focus is on the COMSOL Multiphysics Heat Transfer module; however, the fundamentals may be applied to other commercial packages such as MATLAB, ANSYS, and AbaqusTM. The content can be utilized in variety of disciplines including aerospace engineering, biomedical engineering, chemical engineering, civil engineering, electrical engineering, and mechanical engineering to name a few. The book takes a step-by-step approach, and helps navigate through fundamental concepts and questions related to set up and analysis of a heat transfer problem using COMSOL Heat Transfer Module.



0. An Introduction to Fin. 1. An Overview of COMSOL Multiphysics Modelling. 2. Heat Transfer Modelling.    3. Modelling Variations. 4. Sensitivity Analyses. 5. Numerical Considerations. 6. Lean Six Sigma Implementation. Appendix. Derivations. Glossary. References. Index.


Layla Mayboudi, PhD is a thermofluid specialist from Kingston, Canada. Her specialties include thermal management, flow optimization, multiphysics simulation (FEM, CFD), acoustics (tests and analysis), process improvements (lean six sigma), and mechanical test management (RQM).