Heat Transfer Lab (P213)

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The Heat Transfer lab supports instruction and research on heat transfer. Students taking the heat transfer course conduct a series of experiments in conduction, convection, and radiation heat transfer. Theseexperiments assist students in applying the theoretical knowledge gained in lecture. ‌

Equipment

  • Linear heat conduction apparatus‌Students measuring the thermal conductivity of a material
  • Thermocouples and readers
  • Thermocouple assembly equipment
  • Horizontal and vertical conduction experiment
  • Natural convection apparatus
  • Extended surface heat transfer apparatus
  • Forced convection experiment
  • Transient heat transfer apparatus
  • Hot plates
  • Thermometers