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ME 407 - Heat Transfer: Data, Formulas, Calculations

MENTI CODE IS: 55 74 11

Online Resources

MatWeb (public) - Database of material properties and data sheets

Selected Handbooks from the Library

Data, figures, specifications

If you're looking for: Properties data, calculations, specifications, figures

Use: Handbooks


Example of question:

Q: What is the thermal conductivity of polyethylene?

A: 0.42 - 0.51  W m-1 K-1

Mini-Exercise

Question

  1. What is the thermal conductivity of (hard/annealed) brass (35% Zn) at ambient temperature in centimetre–gram–second system (CGS) units? 
Answers
.078 CGS: 5 votes (7.81%)
.700 CGS: 2 votes (3.13%)
0 CGS: 2 votes (3.13%)
.28 CGS: 42 votes (65.63%)
Still looking: 13 votes (20.31%)
Total Votes: 64

2. What source did you use for the answer above?

ASM Handbooks Online: 8 votes (47.06%)
Heat Transfer Handbook: 0 votes (0%)
MatWeb: 3 votes (17.65%)
Mechanical Engineers Data Handbook: 2 votes (11.76%)
Google: 4 votes (23.53%)
Total Votes: 17

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