Departures from Fourier's law

  • Henry J. Petroski
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The constitutive equations for three heat conductors which depart from Fourier's Law in non-classical ways are derived.


Fourier Heat Conductor Mathematical Method Constitutive Equation 
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Für drei Typen von starren Wärmeleitern werden die konstituierenden Gleichungen hergeleitet, die vom klassischen Fourierschen Wärmeleitungsansatz abweichen.


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    B. D. Coleman andV. J. Mizel,Thermodynamics and Departures from Fourier's Law of Heat Conduction, Arch. Ratl. Mech. Anal.13, 245–261 (1963).Google Scholar
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    H. J. Petroski andD. E. Carlson,Controllable States of Rigid Heat Conductors, Z. angew. Math. Phys.19, 372–376 (1968).Google Scholar

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© Birkhäuser-Verlag 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • Henry J. Petroski
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  1. 1.Dept. of Aerospace Eng. and Engineering Mech.The University of Texas at AustinUSA

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