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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE A 2008 Vol.9 No.5 P.648~653

http://doi.org/10.1631/jzus.A0720024


A numerical analysis to the non-linear fin problem


Author(s):  Rafael CORTELL

Affiliation(s):  Department of Applied Physics, Polytechnic University of Valencia, 46022 Valencia, Spain

Corresponding email(s):   rcortell@fis.upv.es

Key Words:  Fins, Ordinary differential equations (ODEs), Numerical solution, Heat transfer


Rafael CORTELL. A numerical analysis to the non-linear fin problem[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science A, 2008, 9(5): 648~653.

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Abstract: 
In this paper a numerical analysis is carried out to obtain the temperature distribution within a single fin. It is assumed that the heat transfer coefficient depends on the temperature. The complete highly non-linear problem is solved numerically and the variations of both, dimensionless surface temperature and dimensionless surface temperature gradient as well as heat transfer characteristics with the governing non-dimensional parameters of the problem are graphed and tabulated.

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