Course Description
This course introduces the fundamental principles of heat transfer. This course
is a required course for the field of nuclear power plant technology, energy
engineering and system, and micro electric machines engineering. The topics covered
in the courses are listed in the following.

Text Book
Frank P. Incropera, David P. Dewitt, Theodore L. Bergman, Adrienne S. Lavine,
"Incropera’s Principles of Heat and Mass Transfer", Global Edition, John Wiley &

Yunus A. Cengel, "Heat Transfer, A Practical Approach," 6th Edition, McGraw-Hill,


Chapter 1 Introduction (3 hours)
Chapter 2 Introduction to Conduction (3 hours)
Chapter 3 One-Dimensional, Steady-State Heat Conduction (6 hours)
Chapter 4 Two-Dimensional, Steady-State Heat Conduction (5 hours)
Chapter 5 Transient Conduction (6 hours)
23 hours

Mid-term Examination:April 13th, Wednesday, 7:00pm Room 402

Chapter 6 Introduction to Convection (5 hours)
Chapter 7 External Flow (6 hours)
Chapter 8 Internal Flow (5 hours)
Chapter 9 Free Convection (6 hours)
Chapter 11 Heat Exchanger (5 hours)
27 hours

Final Examination:June 22nd ,Tuesday, 7:00pm Room 402

Grade Option A Option B
Mid-term Examination 30% 35%
Final Examination 45% 55%
Homework 15%
Quiz 10 % 10%