Theory, Design and ApplicationsBy
- David Reay
- Ryan McGlen
- Peter Kew
Heat Pipes, 6th Edition, takes a highly practical approach to the design and selection of heat pipes, making it an essential guide for practicing engineers and an ideal text for postgraduate students.
This new edition has been revised to include new information on the underlying theory of heat pipes and heat transfer, and features fully updated applications, new data sections, and updated chapters on design and electronics cooling. The book is a useful reference for those with experience and an accessible introduction for those approaching the topic for the first time.
Professional engineers, secondary readership among postgraduate students and researchers; Thermal engineers; Key applications in aerospace, electronics/electronics packaging, building thermal management, materials processing, nuclear; thermo-electro-mechanical device, heat pipe, heat exchanger and thermosiphon designers and manufacturers; Mechanical, electrical and civil engineering students.
Hardbound, 288 Pages
Published: November 2013
Imprint: Butterworth Heinemann
- Chapter 1: Historical Development
Chapter 2: Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow Theory
Chapter 3: Components and Materials
Chapter 4: Design Guide
Chapter 5:Manufacture and Testing
Chapter 6:Special Types of Heat Pipe
Chapter 8:Electronics Cooling