Chapter 3. Theory of Flow and Transport Processes in Pores and Porous Media

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme and
  2. Julie Knight
  1. J. R. Philip

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470719671.ch3

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Circulatory and Respiratory Mass Transport

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Circulatory and Respiratory Mass Transport

How to Cite

Philip, J. R. (1969) Theory of Flow and Transport Processes in Pores and Porous Media, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Circulatory and Respiratory Mass Transport (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and J. Knight), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470719671.ch3

Author Information

  1. CSIRO Division of Plant Industry, Canberra, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1969

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780700013906

Online ISBN: 9780470719671

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Keywords:

  • porous media;
  • english-speaking countries;
  • Newton's second law;
  • fluid motions;
  • reynolds number

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • The Flow of Incompressible Newtonian Fluids

  • Divergent-Convergent flow in Pores

  • Transport by Convection and Diffusion

  • The Mechanics of Osmotic Transfer

  • The Inference of Pore Properties from flow and Transport Studies

  • Thermodynamics and the Treatment of Transfer in Heterogeneous Systems

  • Summary