Energy Transfers by Radiation

Product Number: EB00760105
Released: Jun 07, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781119629443
Publisher: Wiley-ISTE
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Description

Inside industrial furnaces and combustion chambers, energy is essentially exchanged by radiation. It is through the same mechanism that the energy emitted by the Sun spreads through different media to reach the Earth. Developing a sound understanding of the laws underlying energy exchanges by radiation is therefore essential, not only for establishing design equations for industrial equipment, but also for an optimal harvesting of solar energy and a better understanding of climate change phenomena such as the greenhouse effect. Energy Transfers by Radiation establishes the basic laws and equations which support the quantification of energy fluxes transferred between surfaces for situations similar to those usually encountered in industrial processes or in solar energy applications.

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Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: May 24, 2019

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