Convection with Local Thermal Non-Equilibrium and Microfluidic Effects

  • Brian Straughan

Part of the Advances in Mechanics and Mathematics book series (AMMA, volume 32)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
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  16. Back Matter
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About this book

Introduction

This book is one of the first devoted to an account of theories of thermal convection which involve local thermal non-equilibrium effects, including a concentration on microfluidic effects. The text introduces convection with local thermal non-equilibrium effects in extraordinary detail, making it easy for readers newer to the subject area to understand. This book is unique in the fact that it addresses a large number of convection theories and provides many new results which are not available elsewhere.

This book will be useful to researchers from engineering, fluid mechanics, and applied mathematics, particularly those interested in microfluidics and porous media.

Keywords

Convection Hydrodynamic Stability Local Thermal Non-Equilibrium Nanofluids Slip Boundary

Authors and affiliations

  • Brian Straughan
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  1. 1.Department of Mathematical SciencesDurham University The Palatine CenterDurhamUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-13530-4
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Mathematics and Statistics
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-13529-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-13530-4
  • Series Print ISSN 1571-8689
  • Series Online ISSN 1876-9896
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