COURSES
Transport Phenomena I
Bachelor Degree in Materials Engineering (3rd year)
Teachers: M. Frigione, C. Esposito Corcione

Theoretical lessons
 Moment Transfer
Constitutive Equation : Newton law. Non newtonian fluids flow. Moment balance. Distribution of velocity in the laminar flow and in the solids.
 Heat Transfer
Constitutive equation : Fourier law of conduction. Distribution of temperature in the laminar flow. Heat balance.
 Mass transfer
Constitutive equation : Fick's law of diffusion. Distribution of concentration in the laminar flow and in the solids.
 Conservation equations for isothermal systems with one ore more components.
 Non steady state
Conservation equations for non steady state. Dimensionless number : Biot.


Practice
Transport problems in steady and non steady state:
 Solution of balance and transport equations for problems in steady and isothermal state with one or more components.
 Solution of the conservation equations for the non steady state.
 Mass transfer
Constitutive equation : Fick's law of diffusion. Distribution of concentration in the laminar flow and in the solids.


Recommended books
 R. B. Bird, W. E. Stewart, E. N. Lightfoot, Fenomeni di Trasporto, Casa Editrice Ambrosiana.
 L. Theodore, transport phenomena for engineers, International Textbook Company, U.S.
 A. S. Foust, L. A. Wenzel, C. W. Clump, L. Maus, L.B. Andersen, I principi delle operazioni unitarie, Editrice Ambrosiona, Milano.


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