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Unformatted text preview: (b) Metals are more thermally conducting than ceramics. (c) The thermal conductivity of copper is k=401 W/mK (Table A1, p. 905). The thermal conductivity of Pyrex glass is k=1.4 W/mK (Table A3, p. 915). 3. Please carefully review Taylor series expansions from your math books or a good math handbook. The Taylor series for q(x+dx) about x is + + + + + = + 4 4 4 3 3 3 2 2 2 ) )( ( 24 1 ) )( ( 6 1 ) )( ( 2 1 ) ( ) ( ) ( dx x dx q d dx x dx q d dx x dx q d dx x dx dq x q dx x q...
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- Fall '08
- Heat Transfer