King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals

DEPARTMENT OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING

 

 

CHE 204

Transport Phenomena I

 

                               

 

 

Instructor     :        Dr. M. A. Abul-Hamayel

                                    Office : 16-238

                                    Tel :  3903

 

 

Prerequisites       :       CHE 201, MATH 201

 

Corequisites      :        MATH 202, CHE 203

 

Textbook      :        "Fluid Mechanics For Chemical Engineers", By N. de Nevers

 

 

Grading

Policy            :        2 Major Exams                                  2 x 25%  =       50%     

                                    Assignments                                                                 6%

                                    Quizzes                                                                         6%

                                    Attendance                                                               3%

                                    Final Exam                                                                  35% 

                                          Total                                                                 100%     

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                  Homework Assignment will be assigned periodically and normally due two days later.    

 

Exam Sched.      :        Exam I             Thursday, June 29, 2000

                                    Exam II            Saturday, July 22, 2000 

 

Class Attendance:

 

Exceeding 9 unexcused absences from class will award the student a DN grade.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Detailed Course Outline ( number of classes between parenthesis is approximate):

 

     Introduction, Macro and Micro Problem (1 class)

     Physical Properties

            -     Units and Continuum Hypothesis (1 class)

            -     Viscosity, Viscoelastacity and Interfacial Tension (2 classes)

     Pipe Flow

            -     Dimensional Analysis (2 classes)

            -     Smooth Pipe Flow, Newtonian Fluid (2 classes)

            -     Power (1 class)

            -     Commercial Pipes (1 class)

            -     Noncircular Conduits (1 class)

     Flow of Particles

            -     Flow Paste a Sphere (2 classes)

            -     Beds of Particles (3 classes)

     Macroscopic Balances

            -     Control Volume and Conservation Principles (1 class)

            -     Conservation of Mass and Energy (3 classes)

            -     Conservation of Linear Momentum and Stream Lines (2 classes)

     Application of Macroscopic Balances

            -     Losses in Expansion (1 class)

            -     Force on a Reducing Bend, and Jet Ejector (2 classes)

            -     Flow through an Orifice and Pitot Tube (1 class)

            -     Rotameters (1 class)

            -     Flow and Pressure Distribution in a Manifold (1 class)

     Microscopic Balances

            -     Conservation of Mass (1 class)

            -     Conservation of Momentum (2 classes)

            -     Newtonian Fluid (1 class)

     One Dimensional Flow

            -     Plane Poiseuille Flow (2 classes)

            -     Poiseuille Flow (1 class)

     Boundary Layer Approximation

            -     Introduction and Ordering Analysis (1 class) 

            -     Flow over a Flat Plate and Entry Length for Laminar Flow (2 classes)

     Turbulence

            -     Concepts of Turbulence (1 class)

            -     Time Averaging and Reynolds Stresses (1 class)

            -     Turbulent Pipe Flow (2 classes)

            -     Turbulent Boundary Layer over a Flat Plate and

                  Energy Length for Turbulent Flow (2 classes)