# TKP4160 - Transport Phenomena

### Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Hjemmeeksamen 80/100 4 hours A
Arbeider 20/100

### Course content

Generalised equations for momentum, mass and heat flow. Laminar and turbulent boundary layers. Brief introduction to rheology and non-Newtonian fluids for biological systems. Steady and un-steady diffusion in dilute and concentrated fluids in different geometries. The Fick and Stefan-Maxwell equations, multicomponent diffusion. Diffusion in porous media. Mass transfer models. Simultaneous heat and mass transfer and transfer analogies. Introduction to Matlab (Solving ordinary differential and partial differential equations, discretization).

### Learning outcome

At the end of the course the students should know:
- Generalized equations for mass, momentum and heat.
- Reynolds and Gauss theorems.
- Combined diffusive and convective transport.
- Film- and penetration models for mass and heat transfer.
- Stefan-Maxwells equations for multi-component diffusion.
- Use of the generalized equations for mass, momentum and heat for specific examples.
- Transform pratical problems into mathematical equations.
- Solve the given set of equations either analytically or numerically.
- Matlab programming on a level of solving differential equations and partial differential equations, discretization.
- Numerical integration with Runge Kutta and finite difference discretization.

### Learning methods and activities

Expected workload per week is three hours of lectures, two hours of exercises and seven hours of self-study. Compulsory exercises where 3 will contribute to the final mark. The exercises partially use Matlab. The total workload in the subject is 200 hours distributed on lectures (40%) and projects/independent studying (60%).

• Exercises

### Further on evaluation

Portfolio assessment is the basis for the grade in the course. The portfolio includes a final written exam (80%) and exercises (20%). The results for the parts are given in %-scores, while the entire portfolio is assigned a letter grade.
Three compulsory project must be complete to give access to the exam.
If there is a re-sit examination, the examination form may be changed from written to oral.
For a re-take of an examination, all assessments during the course must be re-taken.

### Course materials

Jakobsen, H. A.: Chemical Reactor Modeling: Multiphase Reactive Flows, SPRINGER, 2nd edition, 2014.

### Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
SIK2063 7.5
KP8904 7.5
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Facts

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
• Technological subjects
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department of Chemical Engineering

# Examination

#### Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system
Autumn ORD Arbeider 20/100
Autumn ORD Hjemme-eksamen 80/100

Release
2020-12-10

Submission
2020-12-10

09:00

13:00

Summer UTS Arbeider 20/100
Summer UTS Hjemme-eksamen 80/100
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