converting ( w/m²K) to (1/K)

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converting ( w/m²K) to (1/K)

Postby mulayimsert » Mon May 12, 2008 8:46 pm

Hi everybody,

Unfortunately, I have to convert U (w/m²K) to alpha (1/K) for some calculations for my master thesis.

U is the heat transfer coefficient. Following, I have given an example. I found that example in a static calculation, but I have no idea how to get this alpha with the medium of U?

Can anyone help me please? this is about my master thesis and very important.

∆T =15 K
U = 0,28 (w/m²K)
alpha = 0,00001 1/K

how to reach alpha?

best regards
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