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Transport Phenomena, 4. Macroscopic Systems

  1. Raymond W. Flumerfelt

Published Online: 30 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.o27_o03

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

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Flumerfelt, R. W. 2011. Transport Phenomena, 4. Macroscopic Systems. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

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  1. Texas A & M University, College Station, Department of Chemical Engineering, Texas, United States

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2011


The article contains sections titled:

2.Conservation of Total Mass
3.Conservation of Linear Momentum
4.Conservation of Angular Momentum
5.An Accounting of Mechanical Energy
6.Conservation of Total Energy
7.An Accounting of Thermal Energy
8.The Second Law of Thermodynamics
9.Tabular Summary of the Macroscopic Equations
10.Some Examples
10.1.Pressure Drops and Temperature Changes for Closed Channel Flow
10.2.Compressible Flow in a Tube
10.3.Heterogeneous Reaction in a Fluidized-Bed Reactor