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In a moving medium without heat conduction, the temperature field is a result of coupled convective and radiative heat transfer. In the case of a streamlined body, the so-called radiative boundary layer is formed in the flow near the body surface. In this region, the medium temperature differs from that in an undisturbed flow. A calculatio ...

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Following from:

Two-flux approximation
Transport approximation
Simplest approximations of double spherical harmonics
Radiative transfer equation
Radiation of nonisothermal layer of scattering medium
Radiation of an isothermal plane-parallel layer
P1 approximation of spherical harmonics method
Differential approximations
Combined heat transfer by radiation, conduction, and convection

Leading to:

Liquid droplet radiator for space applications

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