RUTGERS UNIVERSITY

DEPARTMENT OF CHEMICAL AND BIOCHEMICAL ENGINEERING

 

ADVANCED TRANSPORT PHENOMENA (MASS TRANSFER)   155:502    SPRING 2006    

 

Thursdays, 1:40 PM - 4:40 PM, Alison Road Classroom Bldg (ARC) #206

Index Number 61545

 

INSTRUCTOR: PROF. PRABHAS MOGHE

Instructor Contact: moghe@rci.rutgers.edu

Office: Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, C230 Engineering, 98 Brett Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854

Course Website: http://www.rci.rutgers.edu/~moghe/502.html

Book Recommended:  Diffusion, Mass Transfer in Fluid Systems, E.L. Cussler, Cambridge University Press (Second Edition)

Supplementary Text: Transport Phenomena, Bird, Stewart, and Lightfoot

Grading Policy:  Two Tests (75%); Homework; Paper; and Class Participation (25%)

Office Hours: By appointment.

 

LECTURE #

DATE

              TOPIC/SYLLABUS

1

JAN 19

INTRODUCTION TO DIFFUSION & FILM MODELS

 

2

JAN 26

TRANSIENT DIFFUSION INTO SEMIINFINITE MEDIA

DIFFUSION ENGENDERED CONVECTION

 

3

FEB 2

FILM/FREE DIFFUSION OF CONCENTRATED SOLUTES

TRANSIENT DIFFUSION ACROSS THIN FILM

 

4

FEB 9

THEORIES OF MASS/ENERGY TRANSPORT

 

5

FEB 16

NO LECTURE

6

FEB 23

BOUNDARY LAYER THEORY

 

7

MAR 2

DIFFUSION IN HOMOGENEOUS RXN SYSTEMS

 

8

MAR 9

FIRST TEST;  ASSIGNMENT OF TERM PAPER PROJECT

 

9

MAR 16

SPRING BREAK (NO CLASS)

 

10

MAR 23

DIFFUSION IN HETEROGENEOUS REACTION SYSTEMS

 

11

MAR 30

COUPLED HEAT/MASS TRANSPORT Ð CASE STUDIES

 

12

APR 6

DIFFUSION THROUGH HETEROGENEOUS MEDIA

 

13

APR 13

DIFFUSION THROUGH COMPLEX SYSTEMS CONTINUED

 

14

APR 20

SECOND TEST

14

APR 27

SUBMISSION OF TERM PAPER