22nd National and 11th ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference was held in India at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur campus during Dec. 28–31, 2013. The topics included all aspects of heat and mass transfer. It was decided that some contributed papers, fundamental in nature and presented in the conference, after recommended by the international scientific community, would be considered for publication in a special issue of the ASME Journal of Heat Transfer. The selected papers have undergone a rigorous peer-review process.

The 17 papers included in this special issue are focused in various current topics and fundamental physics relevant to heat and mass transfer. A companion special issue is being taken out in the ASME Journal of Thermal Sciences and Engineering Applications with the papers of applications in nature and presented in the conference. The TSEA papers have also undergone the strict peer-review...

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