# Thermal-FluidsPedia:Contents

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*<b>[[Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and Numerical Heat Transfer (NHT)]]</b> | *<b>[[Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and Numerical Heat Transfer (NHT)]]</b> | ||

- | :[[ | + | :[[Basics of CFD/NHT|Basics]], [[Discretization methods]], [[Numerical Solution of Heat Conduction|Conduction/Diffusion Problems]], [[Convection-Diffusion Problems]], [[Numerical Solution of Flow Field|Solution of flow field]], [[Turbulent flow and heat transfer]], [[Grid generation]], [[Numerical solution of phase change Problems|Phase Change Problems]], [[Numerical Simulation of Interfaces and Free Surfaces|Interface and Free Surface Problems]], [[Inverse heat transfer problems (IHTP)]], [[Monte Carlo methods]], [[Lattice-Boltzmann methods]], [[Molecular Dynamic simulation]], [[Direct Numerical Simulation (DNS)]], [[Related topics to CFD/NHT|Related Topics]]. |

*<b>[[Measurements and Instrumentation]]</b> | *<b>[[Measurements and Instrumentation]]</b> | ||

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:[[Thermophysical Properties: Solids|Solids]], [[Thermophysical Properties: Gas and Liquids at Atmospheric Pressure|gas and liquids at atmospheric pressure]], [[Thermophysical Properties: Phase Changes Materials|phase change materials]], [[Thermophysical Properties: Liquid-Vapor at Saturation|liquid-vapor at saturation]], [[Thermophysical Properties: Mass Transfer Properties|mass transfer properties]], and [[Thermophysical Properties: Radiation Properties|radiation properties]]. | :[[Thermophysical Properties: Solids|Solids]], [[Thermophysical Properties: Gas and Liquids at Atmospheric Pressure|gas and liquids at atmospheric pressure]], [[Thermophysical Properties: Phase Changes Materials|phase change materials]], [[Thermophysical Properties: Liquid-Vapor at Saturation|liquid-vapor at saturation]], [[Thermophysical Properties: Mass Transfer Properties|mass transfer properties]], and [[Thermophysical Properties: Radiation Properties|radiation properties]]. | ||

*<b>[[Energy]]</b> | *<b>[[Energy]]</b> | ||

+ | :[[Energy: Past, Present, and Future]], [[Mechanical Energy]], [[Wind Energy]], [[Hydro Energy]], [[Thermal Energy]], [[Biomass Energy]], [[Fossil Fuels]], [[Air Pollution from Combustion Sources]], [[Geothermal Energy]], [[Solar Energy]], [[Nuclear Energy]], | ||

+ | [[Nuclear Radiation]], [[Electricity]], [[Transportation]], [[Economics of Energy]], [[Economics of the Environment]], [[A Blueprint for a Sustainable Future]] | ||

*<b>[[Application Areas]]</b> | *<b>[[Application Areas]]</b> | ||

: [[Heat exchanger]], [[Thermal Manufacturing|thermal manufacturing]], [[biomedical engineering]], [[electronics cooling]], [[Heat pipes|heat pipes]], and [[Fuel Cells|fuel cells]]. | : [[Heat exchanger]], [[Thermal Manufacturing|thermal manufacturing]], [[biomedical engineering]], [[electronics cooling]], [[Heat pipes|heat pipes]], and [[Fuel Cells|fuel cells]]. | ||

*<b>[[Contemporary Topics]]</b> | *<b>[[Contemporary Topics]]</b> | ||

: [[Nanotechnology]], [[biotechnology]], [[Information Technology|information technology]], and [[security]]. | : [[Nanotechnology]], [[biotechnology]], [[Information Technology|information technology]], and [[security]]. |

## Revision as of 08:07, 2 July 2010

- Basics, governing equations, heat conduction, convective heat transfer, mass transfer, porous media, radiation, micro- and nanocroscale heat transfer, numerical heat transfer (NHT), and related topics.

- Basic Concepts, Properties of pure substances, Equilibrium Criteria for Pure Substances,Maxwell Relations, Closed Systems with Compositional Change, Stability Criteria, System with Chemical Reactions, Zeroth law of thermodynamics, Work, heat, and energy, First law of thermodynamics, Second law of thermodynamics, Entropy, Irreversibility/Availability/Exergy, Third law of thermodynamics, Power and refrigeration systems, Thermodynamic property relations, Mixtures and solutions, Chemical reactions, Phase and chemical equilibrium, Thermodynamics of Compressible Flow, Fundamentals of statistical thermodynamics, Distribution functions and thermodynamics of Fermi-Dirac and Bose-Einstein Gases, Heat capacities of solids and gases, Related Topics.

- Fluid properties and basic concepts, fluid statics, dimensional analysis and similarities, control volume approach, viscous fluid flow, compressible flow, internal incompressible viscous flow, external incompressible viscous flow, flow in open channels, turbomachinery, the Navier-Stokes equations, laminar boundary layer flows, turbulent boundary layer flows, compressible boundary layer flows, and related topics.

- Basic concepts of chemical thermodynamics, fundamentals of chemical kinetics, types of combustion, fuels, conservation equations for multicomponent reacting systems, detonation and deflagration waves of premixed gases, premixed laminar flames, gaseous diffusion flames, combustion of liquid fuel droplets, instability, turbulent flames, combustion in two-phase flow systems, chemically reacting boundary-layer flows, ignition, internal combustion engine, gas turbine combustion, and related topics.

- Basics, governing equations, interfacial phenomena, melting and solidification, sublimation and vapor deposition, condensation, evaporation, boiling, two-phase flow, porous media and related topics.

- Basics, Discretization methods, Conduction/Diffusion Problems, Convection-Diffusion Problems, Solution of flow field, Turbulent flow and heat transfer, Grid generation, Phase Change Problems, Interface and Free Surface Problems, Inverse heat transfer problems (IHTP), Monte Carlo methods, Lattice-Boltzmann methods, Molecular Dynamic simulation, Direct Numerical Simulation (DNS), Related Topics.

- Basic, motion and dimensional, force and torque, pressure, flow, temperature and heat flux, transport properties, optical techniques, data and error analysis, data acquisition and processing, and related topics.

- Solids, gas and liquids at atmospheric pressure, phase change materials, liquid-vapor at saturation, mass transfer properties, and radiation properties.

- Energy: Past, Present, and Future, Mechanical Energy, Wind Energy, Hydro Energy, Thermal Energy, Biomass Energy, Fossil Fuels, Air Pollution from Combustion Sources, Geothermal Energy, Solar Energy, Nuclear Energy,

Nuclear Radiation, Electricity, Transportation, Economics of Energy, Economics of the Environment, A Blueprint for a Sustainable Future