Courses Catalogue

Transport Phenomena

COURSE CODE: ICH 3231
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 2
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Industrial Chemistry, Bachelor
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Natural and Applied Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline

  • Introduction, momentum  transfer in pipe flow and falling film
  • Simultaneous heat and momentum transfer in a falling film.
  •   Introduction to mass transfer, Simultaneous mass and momentum transfer in a falling film.
  •  Conservation of total and component mass.  
  •  Mass transfer without  and with forced convection
  • Similarity between:  momentum, mass and heat transfer. Reynold’scolburn, Chilton Colburn analoies, Prandtl and Von Karman analogies, colbum, chittancolbum, prandtl and Von Karman anologies.
  • Simultaneous mass and energy transfer. Condenser design for I condensable and l non-condensable.                                     

  Mode of Delivery: 

Lectures, assignments and tests.