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Transport Processes and Separation Process Principles (Includes Unit Operations)

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ISBN-10: 013101367X

ISBN-13: 9780131013674

Edition: 4th 2003 (Revised)

Authors: Christie John Geankoplis

List price: $160.00
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Appropriate for one-year transport phenomena (also called transport processes) and separation processes course. First semester covers fluid mechanics, heat and mass transfer; second semester covers separation process principles (includes unit operations). The title of this Fourth Edition has been changed from Transport Processes and Unit Operations to Transport Processes and Separation Process Principles (Includes Unit Operations). This was done because the term Unit Operations has been largely superseded by the term Separation Processes which better reflects the present modern nomenclature being used. The main objectives and the format of the Fourth Edition remain the same. The sections…    
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Book details

List price: $160.00
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Pearson Education
Publication date: 3/5/2003
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 1056
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.50" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 3.806
Language: English

CHRISTIE JOHN GEANKOPLIS is a Professor of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at the University of Minnesota. His current research interests involve transport processes, biochemical reactor engineering, mass transfer in liquid solutions, and diffusion and/or reaction in porous solids. He holds a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania.

Preface
Transport Processes: Momentum, Heat, and Mass
Introduction to Engineering Principles and Units
Classification of Transport Processes and Separation Processes (Unit Operations)
SI System of Basic Units Used in This Text and Other Systems
Methods of Expressing Temperatures and Compositions
Gas Laws and Vapor Pressure
Conservation of Mass and Material Balances
Energy and Heat Units
Conservation of Energy and Heat Balances
Numerical Methods for Integration
Principles of Momentum Transfer and Overall Balances
Introduction
Fluid Statics
General Molecular Transport Equation for Momentum, Heat, and Mass Transfer
Viscosity of Fluids
Types of Fluid Flow and Reynolds Number
Overall Mass Balance and Continuity Equation
Overall Energy Balance
Overall Momentum Balance
Shell Momentum Balance and Velocity Profile in Laminar Flow
Design Equations for Laminar and Turbulent Flow in Pipes
Compressible Flow of Gases
Principles of Momentum Transfer and Applications
Flow Past Immersed Objects and Packed and Fluidized Beds
Measurement of Flow of Fluids
Pumps and Gas-Moving Equipment
Agitation and Mixing of Fluids and Power Requirements
Non-Newtonian Fluids
Differential Equations of Continuity
Differential Equations of Momentum Transfer or Motion
Use of Differential Equations of Continuity and Motion
Other Methods for Solution of Differential Equations of Motion
Boundary-Layer Flow and Turbulence
Dimensional Analysis in Momentum Transfer
Principles of Steady-State Heat Transfer
Introduction and Mechanisms of Heat Transfer
Conduction Heat Transfer
Conduction Through Solids in Series
Steady-State Conduction and Shape Factors
Forced Convection Heat Transfer Inside Pipes
Heat Transfer Outside Various Geometries in Forced Convection
Natural Convection Heat Transfer
Boiling and Condensation
Heat Exchangers
Introduction to Radiation Heat Transfer
Advanced Radiation Heat-Transfer Principles
Heat Transfer of Non-Newtonian Fluids
Special Heat-Transfer Coefficients
Dimensional Analysis in Heat Transfer
Numerical Methods for Steady-State Conduction in Two Dimensions
Principles of Unsteady-State Heat Transfer
Derivation of Basic Equation
Simplified Case for Systems with Negligible Internal Resistance
Unsteady-State Heat Conduction in Various Geometries
Numerical Finite-Difference Methods for Unsteady-State Conduction
Chilling and Freezing of Food and Biological Materials
Differential Equation of Energy Change
Boundary-Layer Flow and Turbulence in Heat Transfer
Principles of Mass Transfer
Introduction to Mass Transfer and Diffusion
Molecular Diffusion in Gases
Molecular Diffusion in Liquids Molecular Diffusion in Biological Solutions and Gels
Molecular Diffusion in Solids
Numerical Methods for Steady-State Molecular Diffusion in Two Dimensions
Principles of Unsteady-State and Convective Mass Transfer
Unsteady-State Diffusion
Convective Mass-Transfer Coefficients
Mass-Transfer Coefficients for Various Geometries
Mass Transfer to Suspensions of Small Particles
Molecular Diffusion Plus Convection and Chemical Reaction
Diffusion of Gases in Porous Solids and Capillaries
Numerical Methods for Unsteady-State Molecular Diffusion
Dimensional Analysis in Mass Transfer
Boundary-Layer Flow and Turbulence