Accession Number : AD0832501

Title :   IMPLICIT FINITE DIFFERENCE TECHNIQUES FOR SOLVING TRANSIENT HEAT CONDUCTION PROBLEMS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Kaplan, B. ; Moore, A. H.

Report Date : MAR 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : This paper presents a general implicit formulation of the finite difference approximation to the heat diffusion equation and points out how one obtains the minimum truncation error and discusses the resulting advantage in computational effort. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*HEAT TRANSFER, PROBLEM SOLVING), NUMERICAL METHODS AND PROCEDURES, APPROXIMATION(MATHEMATICS), THERMAL DIFFUSION, THERMAL CONDUCTIVITY, TRANSIENTS, ERRORS, EQUATIONS.

Subject Categories : Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE