Chapter 2. Elements of Physical Transfer Processes

  1. Prof. Shigeo Katoh1 and
  2. Prof. Fumitake Yoshida2

Published Online: 18 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527627646.ch2

Biochemical Engineering: A Textbook for Engineers, Chemists and Biologists

Biochemical Engineering: A Textbook for Engineers, Chemists and Biologists

How to Cite

Katoh, S. and Yoshida, F. (2009) Elements of Physical Transfer Processes, in Biochemical Engineering: A Textbook for Engineers, Chemists and Biologists, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527627646.ch2

Author Information

  1. 1

    Kobe University Graduate School of Science and Technology, Kobe 657-8501, Japan

  2. 2

    Sakyo-ku Matsugasaki Yobikaeshi-cho 2, Kyoto 606-0912, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 14 OCT 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527325368

Online ISBN: 9783527627646

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Keywords:

  • driving force;
  • thermal conductivity;
  • diffusion coefficient;
  • viscosity;
  • non-Newtonian fluid;
  • laminar flow;
  • turbulent flow;
  • film coefficient

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Heat Conduction and Molecular Diffusion

  • Fluid Flow and Momentum Transfer

  • Laminar versus Turbulent Flow

  • Transfer Phenomena in Turbulent Flow

  • Film Coefficients of Heat and Mass Transfer

  • References