Online Training: Heat Transfer Modeling (4 Days)

Oct 20 - Oct 23, 2020 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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Want to learn how to efficiently model heat transfer? Join us for this course to get an overview of the capabilities of the heat transfer interfaces in the COMSOL® software.

Daily schedule:

10 a.m.–12 p.m. EDT - Course material and exercise

12–1 p.m. EDT - Break (offline)

1–4 p.m. EDT - Course material and exercise

Day 1

  • Overview of heat transfer interfaces
  • Conduction
  • Heat sources
  • Thermal contact
  • Discrete models: isothermal domains and lumped thermal systems
  • Bioheat transfer and classical multiphysics couplings

Day 2

  • Nonisothermal flow
  • Flow compressibility
  • Forced convection, gravity, and natural convection
  • Laminar and turbulent flow regimes
  • Energy balance
  • Heat transfer porous media
  • Heat transfer in pipes

Day 3

  • Heat transfer in shells
  • Heat transfer with phase change
  • Moisture transport
  • Discretization, mesh, and solvers

Day 4

  • Surface-to-surface radiation
  • Wavelength dependency of material properties
  • Radiation in participating media
    • DOM
    • P1
    • Rosseland
    • Beer Lambert
  • Ambient data

Suggested Background

This course assumes familiarity with the fundamentals of heat transfer. We strongly recommend that those new to COMSOL Multiphysics® take the Introduction to COMSOL Multiphysics® online training course prior to attending this class.

Pricing & Payment Methods

The price for this online training course is $595 per person.

  • We offer an academic discount to those who qualify. The academic rate for this course is $445.

We accept payment by credit card, company purchase order, check, wire, or direct deposit. For security purposes, please do not send credit card information via email. COMSOL will contact you by phone to confirm the payment information.

Mail payments or purchase orders to:

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Burlington, MA 01803

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Siva Sashank Tholeti

Siva Sashank Tholeti is an applications engineer at COMSOL. He received his PhD in aeronautics and astronautics from Purdue University. His areas of interest include CFD, plasma-enhanced aerodynamics, plasma physics, propulsion, and multiphysics problems.