Fuels and oxidants. Chemical reactions and equation; mass conservation, mass balance, ideal and real reaction. Standardized energy and enthalpy, maximum and adiabatic flame temperature. Dissociation and chemical equilibrium. Introduction to Heat Transfer. Modes of heat transfer, conduction heat transfer. Steady state one-Dimensional conduction equation for plane wall, circular cylindrical and spherical bodies, pipe lagging. Heat electricity analogies. Fluid – solid – fluid systems: Convection transfer, type of convection heat transfer – forced, free, dimensionless groups thermal boundary layer, its development.
- Lecturer: Aregbe Olorunleke