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madasu October 25, 2001 04:22

can anybody explain the THERMAL BOUNDARY LAYER?
 
hi friends,

may be its a very basic question, but its a lot helpful to get the very basic knowledge,

so please, if any body can explain the concept of THERMAL BOUNDARY LAYER, it will be of great help.

thank you,

madasu.

baabaaloo October 25, 2001 17:48

Re: can anybody explain the THERMAL BOUNDARY LAYER
 
If you have a hot fluid flowing over a cold plate (say the plate is keep at a constant temperature) then there will be a transition region where the temperature varies from temp_plate to temp_fluid this region is the thermal boundary layer.


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