Transport Phenomena (CH700)


M.Tech (CPD)


Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

04 (3-1-0)


Introduction to general transport equations for momentum, energy and mass transfer in Cartesian, cylindrical and spherical coordinates, simplification of general equations with time and spatial coordinates for momentum, energy and mass transport, boundary layer concepts. Introduction to turbulent transport, formation of dimensionless groups by making use of general property balance equations. Interface transport in isothermal, non-isothermal and multicomponent systems. Macroscopic balances for isothermal, non-isothermal and multi component systems.


R.S.Brodkey and H.C.Hershey, Transport Phenomena- A unified approach, McGraw Hill, 1988. R.B.Bird, W.E.Stuart and E.W.Lightfoot, Transport Phenomena- John Wiley, 1960.


Chemical Engineering

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Karnataka, India.

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