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MEC4416 - Heat and mass transfer

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Engineering

Leader: J Soria


Not offered in 2007


Unsteady heat conduction, numerical solutions to multi-dimensional conduction problems. Derivation of general governing equations for fluid flow, heat transfer and mass transfer. Free and forced convection heat transfer in laminar and turbulent flow regimes. Fundamentals of mass transfer. Introduction to two-phase heat transfer.


Examination (2 hours): 40%
Other assessment: 60%

Contact hours

22 lectures and 22 practice class/laboratory hours


MEC3401, MEC3465 (or MAE3965), MAT2901, MAT2902, MEC3469