Nanofluids for Heat and Mass Transfer: Sustainable Manufacturing and Applications presents the latest on the performance of nanofluids in heat transfer systems. Dr. Bharat Bhanvase investigates characterization techniques and the various properties of nanofluids to analyze their efficiency and abilities in a variety of settings. The book moves through a presentation of the fundamentals of synthesis and nanofluid characterization to various properties and applications. Aimed at academics and researchers focused on heat transfer in energy and engineering disciplines, this book considers sustainable manufacturing processes within newer energy harvesting technologies to serve as an authoritative and well-rounded reference.
- Highlights the major elements of nanofluids as an energy harvesting fluid, including their preparation methods, characterization techniques, properties and applications
- Includes valuable findings and insights from numerical and computational studies
- Provides nanofluid researchers with research inspiration to discover new applications and further develop technologies
Dr. Bharat A. Bhanvase is currently working as Professor and Head in Chemical Engineering Department at the Laxminarayan Institute of Technology, RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India. His research interests focus on Wastewater Treatment, Solid Waste Management, Cavitation based processes for production, Nanomaterials and Nanocomposites, Process Intensification, Microfluidics, and Nanofluids. He obtained Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from University of Pune. He has written 29 book chapters in internationally renowned books, 3-edited book. Further, he is a recipient of the Young Scientists (Award) start- up research grant from Science and Engineering Research Board, New Delhi (India) in the year 2015. Also he was the recipient of Best Scientist Award from Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University in 2017.
Section I: Introduction to Nanofluids for heat and mass transfer: Fundamentals and Synthesis 1. Introduction to Nanofluids 2. Lab-scale synthesis and scale up challenges 3. Stability of Nanofluids
Section II: Properties of Nanofluids for heat and mass transfer: Fundamentals and Methods 4. Thermophysical Properties of nanofluids 5. Electrical, optical and tribological properties of the nanofluids
Section III: Theoretical Aspects of Nanofluids for heat and mass transfer 6. Physical models for computational studies 7. Computational studies on nanofluid based systems 8. Actual vs. theoretical behaviour of nanofluids
Section IV: Heat and Mass Transfer using Nanofluids: Fundamentals, Applications and Challenges 9. Heat Transfer using Nanofluids 10. Heat transfer applications of nanofluids 11. Mass transfer applications of nanofluids 12. Other applications of nanofluids
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