Transport Processes

An illustration of a hollow fiber membrane hemodialyzer.  The illustration calls out important features of the device as well as the indicating the flow of fluids.

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Fall 2004



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Principles of heat and mass transfer. Steady and transient conduction and diffusion. Radiative heat transfer. Convective transport of heat and mass in both laminar and turbulent flows. Emphasis on the development of a physical understanding of the underlying phenomena and upon the ability to solve real heat and mass transfer problems of engineering significance.

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Clark Colton, Kenneth Smith, and William Dalzell. 10.302 Transport Processes. Fall 2004. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.

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