Conduction heat transfer

akhemkaakhemka Forum Coordinator

Hello,

Could you please help me understand the physics behind conduction heat transfer?

Thank you.

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  • Hello @akhemka

    Conduction is one mode of heat transfer where heat is transferred because of vibrations of molecules and atoms . This mode of heat transfer is active in all phases - solids, liquids, and gases. Since the molecules are more closely spaced in case of solids, this mode of heat transfer is most predominant in solids.

    Thank you.

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