- The standard work on heat pipes; contains all information required to design and manufacture a heat pipe
- Suitable for use as a professional reference and graduate text
- Revised with greater coverage of key electronic cooling applications
Heat Pipes, 6e, is an essential guide for practicing engineers and an ideal text for postgraduate students. This book takes a highly practical approach to the design and selection of heat pipes.
This new edition has been updated with new information on the underlying theory of heat pipes and heat transfer, fully updated applications, new data sections, updated chapters on design and on electronics cooling applications. Reay’s book is a useful reference as well as an accessible introduction for those approaching the topic for the first time.
Professional engineers, secondary readership among postgraduate students and researchers; Thermal engineers; Key applications in aerospace, electronics/electronics packaging, building thermal management, materials processing, nuclear; thermo-electro-mechanical device, heat pipe, heat exchanger and thermosiphon designers and manufacturers; Mechanical, electrical and civil engineering students.