A Heat Transfer Textbook,  4th edition

John H. Lienhard IV, Professor, University of Houston
John H. Lienhard V, Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Copyright (c) 2000-2012, John H. Lienhard IV and John H. Lienhard V. All rights reserved.


This book is an introduction to heat and mass transfer oriented toward engineering students. It may be downloaded without charge.

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