Heat Transfer Fundamentals for Design of Heat Transfer Enhancement Devices

  • Sujoy Kumar Saha
  • Hrishiraj Ranjan
  • Madhu Sruthi Emani
  • Anand Kumar Bharti
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)


The fundamentals of heat transfer enhancement in heat-exchanging devices have been introduced in this chapter. The classification of heat transfer technology and different heat transfer techniques has been presented. The need for augmentation and its benefits have also been discussed.


Heat exchangers Passive techniques Active techniques Compound techniques Heat transfer coefficient Heat transfer surface area 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sujoy Kumar Saha
    • 1
  • Hrishiraj Ranjan
    • 1
  • Madhu Sruthi Emani
    • 1
  • Anand Kumar Bharti
    • 1
  1. 1.Mechanical Engineering DepartmentIndian Institute of Engineering, Science & Technology, ShibpurHowrahIndia

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