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View Factor in radiation heat transfer

  1. Oct 10, 2006 #1
    can any one temme how to calculate view factor between two spheres.
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  3. Oct 11, 2006 #2


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    Are the spheres concentric and at uniform temperature? How have you tried to start this problem?
    Last edited: Oct 11, 2006
  4. Oct 12, 2006 #3
    This migh be of any help

    see attachment.

    Solution by
    Thermal Radiation Heat Transfer
    Robert Siegel and John Howell

    Reference: Juul (1976); Felske (1978); Chung and Naraghi; Grier; Campbell and McConnell; Farnbach; Jones

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  5. Jul 12, 2011 #4
    hi..can anybody send me the article of Howell R. "monte carlo strategies for radiative transfer in participating media" this is in a book but in our library, this book is not available...
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