© Dr. Md. Zahurul Haq [2018-19]
ME 307: Heat Transfer Equipment Design
Dr. Md. Zahurul Haq
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Bangladesh University of Engineering
and Technology (BUET),
3.00 Credit Hours
Concept of thermal system design: Heat transfer requirements:
Mechanical design: Design parameters: Materials, cost and economics:
Safety and reliability: Choice and availability; Optimization: Cyclic service.
Heat transfer from finned surface: Basic fin design, Types of fins: Fin
Performance, Efficiency of fins, Equation of heat transfer from fins,
Analysis of unsteady heat conduction.
Basic thermal design methods of heat exchangers: Types of heat
exchangers; Parallel flow, counter flow, cross flow, shell-and-tube, mixed
and unmixed, single and multiple pass, compact heat exchangers:
Thermo-fluid characteristics: Sizing of heat exchangers; Fouling of heat
exchangers: Performance of heat transfer equipment; The log mean
temperature difference: Effective-NTU method; F correction factor.
Two-phase heat transfer equipment: Boiler, Evaporator, Condenser, Cooling
Thermal systems with internal heat source: Modeling of thermal
Underlined sections [1 cr hr] will be covered by Dr. A. K. M. Monjur Morshed