Theory and Applications of Transport in Porous Media

Emerging Topics in Heat and Mass Transfer in Porous Media

From Bioengineering and Microelectronics to Nanotechnology

Editors: Vadasz, Peter (Ed.)

  • First major reference to cover theory and applications from bioengineering and microelectronics to nanotechnology
  • Articles by top experts in the field
  • Multidisciplinary approach touches on most areas of modern applications of heat and mass transfer in porous media
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This book provides a unique collection of articles reviewing the state-of-the-art in the field of heat and mass transfer in porous media with particular emphasis to emerging technologies, from bioengineering and bio-tissues and microelectronics to nanotechnology. The integration of the different topics is presented via a combination of theoretical and applied methodology to provide a self-contained major reference that is appealing to both the scientist and the engineer.

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Researchers and graduate students, developers in industrial companies.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • Dual-Phase-Lagging and Porous-Medium Heat Conduction Processes

    Wang, Liqiu (et al.)

    Pages 1-37

  • Heat Transfer Analysis Under Local Thermal Non-equilibrium Conditions

    Haji-Sheikh, A. (et al.)

    Pages 39-62

  • General Heterogeneity Effects on the Onset of Convection in a Porous Medium

    Nield, D.A.

    Pages 63-84

  • The Instability of Unsteady Boundary Layers in Porous Media

    Rees, D.A.S. (et al.)

    Pages 85-110

  • Analytical Transition to Weak Turbulence and Chaotic Natural Convection in Porous Media

    Vadász, Peter

    Pages 111-132

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eBook $139.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Emerging Topics in Heat and Mass Transfer in Porous Media
Book Subtitle
From Bioengineering and Microelectronics to Nanotechnology
Editors
  • Peter Vadasz
Series Title
Theory and Applications of Transport in Porous Media
Series Volume
22
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media B.V.
eBook ISBN
978-1-4020-8178-1
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4020-8178-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4020-8177-4
Softcover ISBN
978-90-481-7794-3
Series ISSN
0924-6118
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 329
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