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Advanced transport phenomena : fluid mechanics and convective transport processes

Author: L Gary Leal
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
Series: Cambridge series in chemical engineering.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The book covers modern analytic methods for solution of fluid, heat and mass transfer problems.

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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: L Gary Leal
ISBN: 9780521849104 0521849101 0511294131 9780511294136 9780521179089 0521179084
OCLC Number: 69792173
Description: xix, 912 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm.
Contents: A preview --
Basic principles --
Unidirectional and one-dimensional flow and heat transfer problems --
An introduction to asymptotic approximations --
The thin-gap approximation --
lubrication problems --
The thin-gap approximation --
films with a free surface --
Creeping flow --
two-dimensional and axisymmetric problems --Creeping flow --
three-dimensional problems --
Convection effects in low-reynolds-number flows --Laminar boundary-layer theory --
Heat and mass transfer at large reynolds number --
Hydrodynamic stability --
Appendix A : governing equations and Vector operations in Cartesian, cylindrical, and spherical coordinate systems.
Series Title: Cambridge series in chemical engineering.
Responsibility: L. Gary Leal.
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