Simplified Analytical Models for Forced Convection Heat Transfer From Cuboids of Arbitrary Shape

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J. R. Culham, M. M. Yovanovich, P. Teertstra

Microelectronics Heat Transfer Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada

C.-S. Wang

Advanced Thermal Solutions, Newton, MA

G. Refai-Ahmed

Solinet Systems, Ottawa, ON, Canada

Ra-Min Tain

Nortel Metworks, Kanata, ON, Canada

J. Electron. Packag 123(3), 182-188 (Oct 13, 2000) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1347993 History: Received October 13, 2000
Copyright © 2001 by ASME
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Procedure for calculating the conduction shape factor of a cuboid
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Modeling procedures for boundary layer flow
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Shortest and longest path
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Schematic of CFD solution domain
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Heat transfer results using the spheroid model for 0≤AR≤1 and ReA=1000




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