Accession Number:

ADA019231

Title:

Heat Transfer Modification through Boundary Layer Control.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL ACADEMY ANNAPOLIS MD ENERGY-ENVIRONMENT STUDY GROUP

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

The possibility of conserving energy through controlling the air boundary layer thickness at a window was studied. Conduction through the air boundary layer was found to account for less than 40 of the energy arrivingdeparting the window surfaces, with the remainder via thermal radiation.

Subject Categories:

  • Non-electrical Energy Conversion
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE