Thermodynamics and heat transfer

Thomas L. Merrill

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Thermodynamics and heat transfer provide the language and the concepts to understand the fundamental nature of temperature and how it can be controlled (1-5). For scientists and engineers, these concepts are necessary tools to analyze and develop therapeutic temperature modulation technologies. Examples of temperature control are ubiquitous, from the ice cream freezers in your grocery store to the comfortable passenger cabins inside jet airliners.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationTherapeutic Hypothermia
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages28
ISBN (Electronic)9780203026199
ISBN (Print)9780824754785
StatePublished - Jan 1 2004
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Medicine


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