O'Reilly logo

Fundamentals of Heat and Mass Transfer by M. Thirumaleshwar

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Nomenclature

The following is not a complete list of symbols used. In fact, symbols are explained whenever they appear in the text.

Notation Meaning

A, Ac

Area, Area of cross section

C

Specific heat, mass concentration

Ch, Cc

Capacity rates of hot and cold fluids in a heat exchanger

cp, cv

Specific heat at constant pressure and constant volume

D, d

Diameter

D

Diffusion coefficient

E

Energy or emissive power

Eb

Emissive power of black body

E

Monochromatic emissive power

F

Force

F12

View factor from surface-1 to surface-2

f

Friction coefficient or function

g(or a)

Acceleration due to gravity (or, acceleration)

h

Heat transfer coefficient or head of fluid

hfg

Latent heat

I

Intensity of radiation

J

Joule's ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required