Convection Heat Transfer

Course #ME4162

Est.imated Completion Time: 3 months


Fundamental principles of forced and free convection. Laminar and turbulent duct flows and external flows. Dimensionless correlations. Heat transfer during phase changes. Heat exchanger analysis with Mechanical Engineering applications.

Included in degrees & certificates

  • 571
  • 572


  • ME3150
  • ME3201

Learning Outcomes

1. Obtain a thorough understanding of the subject of Convective Heat Transfer.

2. Prepare the student to solve practical convective heat transfer problems.

3. Impart adequate convective heat transfer knowledge to solve open ended related engineering problems.

4. Lay the foundation for the student to design heat exchangers later.

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Academic Calendar

  •  09 Jun 2023

    Spring quarter last day of classes

  •  13 Jun 2023

    Spring quarter final examinations begin

  •  15 Jun 2023

    Spring quarter final examinations end