15. Mass Transfer Basics

  1. K. S. N. Raju

Published Online: 22 FEB 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470909973.ch15

Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, and Mass Transfer: Chemical Engineering Practice

Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, and Mass Transfer: Chemical Engineering Practice

How to Cite

Raju, K. S. N. (2011) Mass Transfer Basics, in Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, and Mass Transfer: Chemical Engineering Practice, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470909973.ch15

Author Information

  1. Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad 500 033, India

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 FEB 2011
  2. Published Print: 14 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470637746

Online ISBN: 9780470909973

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Keywords:

  • mass transfer, and mass transfer basics - and mass transfer importance;
  • dimensionless numbers and correlations - in mass transfer;
  • mass transfer coefficients - and definitions of mass transfer coefficients

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Diffusion

  • Mass Transfer Coefficients

  • Dimensionless Numbers and Correlations in Mass Transfer

  • Analogies

  • Theories of Mass Transfer

  • Mass Transfer with Chemical Reaction

  • Drops, Bubbles, Sprays, Mists, Aerosols, and Foams