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Unformatted text preview: 1 Transport Phenomena Lecture 1 ENGR 111 Dr. Clague Transport Phenomena What the heck is it? Transport of something involves moving moving something from one place to another something from one place to another . From an Engineering Perspective what are the quantities? ? ? ? ? 2 Engineering and Transport Phenomena The bare truth about transport phenomena: Something that you will encounter with regularity Mechanical Engineering Civil Engineering Environmental Engineering Bioengineering BioMedical Engineering Differential Equations!!!!!! Vectors and Tensors Coupled Phenomena Can pay the bills (what Ive done for a living for the past 10 yrs) Engineering and Transport Phenomena Mass Transport Transport of materials (Chemical Species) Diffusion Fluid flow (convection or advection) Energy Transport (heat Transport) Transport of heat energy through space or through a material Momentum Transport (Fluid Mechanics) Momentum transported through fluid by collisions of fluid molecules each other and bounding walls 3...
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