Rectangular verses triangular cooling fin effectiveness.xls
KNOWN: Dimensions, base temperature and environmental conditions associated with rectangular and triangular stainless steel fins.
FIND: Efficiency, heat loss per unit width and effectiveness associated with each fin.
ASSUMPTIONS: 1) Steady-state conditions.
2) One-dimensional conduction.
3) Constant properties.
4) Negligible radiation.
5) Uniform convection coefficient.
Fundamentals of Heat and Mass Transfer - Frank P. Incropera
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