Best Reference Books – Introduction to Transport Phenomena

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We have compiled a list of Best Reference Books on Introduction to Transport Phenomena Subject. These books are used by students of top universities, institutes and colleges.

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We have put a lot of effort into researching the best books for reference on this subject and came out with a recommended list of best books. The table below contains a review of these books and links to the Amazon website to directly purchase these books. As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases, but this does not impact our reviews, comparisons, and listing of these books; the table serves as a ready reckoner list of these best books.

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1. “Transport Phenomena” by R B Bird

Book Review: This book includes in-depth information on heat transfer thereby including more information about dimensional analysis. The book contains chapters on polymer flow, convective momentum and energy transfer. All the information is presented at three scales which is molecular, microscopic and macroscopic. The book also provides balanced information in the field of transport phenomena.

2. “Transport Phenomena” by Larry A Glasgow

Book Review: This book demonstrates the application of transport phenomena principles to solve various advanced problems in the field of engineering and science. This book assists the readers to apply transport phenomena using a range of advanced topics as well as analytical and numerical solution techniques. This book also helps the readers to solve complex problems that are encountered in the undergraduate courses. The book also provides numerous examples from the fields of physical and life sciences and engineering. This book is useful for graduate and undergraduate students in the field of mechanical and chemical engineering.

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3. “Transport Phenomena” by Henrik Smith and ‎Henning Højgaard Jensen

Book Review: This book demonstrates all the concepts that are needed for the understanding of transport phenomena. The book deals with the applications of statistical properties of kinetic theory and non-equilibrium situations in all the states that are solids, liquids, gases and plasma. The book demonstrates the application of techniques within the framework of Boltzmann equation to many other systems. This book is useful for postgraduate students and researchers who are familiar with the concepts of statistical mechanics and condensed matter physics.

4. “Introduction to Transport Phenomena: Momentum, Heat and Mass” by Raj B

“Introduction to Transport Phenomena: Momentum, Heat and Mass” Book Review: This book is basically for students of chemical engineering but will be equally important for students of biotechnology, nanotechnology and microelectronics. ‘Transport process’ is broadly based on three concepts namely momentum transfer, heat transfer, and mass transfer. This book comprises all the basic laws and principles of momentum, heat and mass transfer. The concepts given in this book are applied to solve physical problems and are explained using simple physical processes from chemical engineering.

5. “An Introduction to Transport Phenomena In Materials Engineering” by David R Gaskell

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“An Introduction to Transport Phenomena In Materials Engineering” Book Review: This book mainly features the fundamentals governing fluid flow and the transport of heat and mass. The book is basically for material engineering. It covers topics such as engineering units and pressure in static fluids, momentum transport and laminar flow of Newtonian fluids, equations of continuity and conservation of momentum and fluid flow past submerged objects, turbulent flow; mechanical energy balance and its application to fluid flow, transport of heat by conduction, transport of heat by convection; transient heat flow, heat transport by thermal radiation, mass transport in the solid state by diffusion, mass transport in fluids. The book also tells about the applications of these topics to specific systems in materials engineering.

6. “Introduction to Transport Phenomena” by William J Thomson
7. “Transport Phenomena: An Introduction to Advanced Topics” by Larry A Glasgow

“Transport Phenomena: An Introduction to Advanced Topics” Book Review: This book is excellent for students of chemical and mechanical engineering and practicing engineers because it begins from the very basic. Later the book comprises advanced topics, which are important in chemical and mechanical engineering. The content of this book is written keeping in mind the practical importance of transport phenomena. So the readers can apply transport phenomena principles to solve advanced problems in all areas of engineering and science. The book features numerical solution techniques thus enabling the readers to solve complex problems related to this phenomena.

8. “Introduction to Modeling of Transport Phenomena in Porous Media (Theory and Applications of Transport in Porous Media)” by Jacob Bear

“Introduction to Modeling of Transport Phenomena in Porous Media (Theory and Applications of Transport in Porous Media)” Book Review: The book will provide a strong theoretical background to students graduating in preceding fields as well as the students who want knowledge about modeling transport phenomena in porous media. The topics and problems of this book are based on mass, heat, pressure, stress, strain, density, velocity, solute concentration, temperature as the process of forecast depends upon these factors. This text will also help students with various engineering projects, related to transport phenomena and porous media. This book helps the students in civil engineering, chemical engineering, reservoir engineering, agricultural engineering and soil science to gain more knowledge on Transport Phenomena in Porous Media.

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9. “An Introduction to Fluid Mechanics and Transport Phenomena (Fluid Mechanics and Its Applications)” by G Hauke

“An Introduction to Fluid Mechanics and Transport Phenomena (Fluid Mechanics and Its Applications)” Book Review: The book is great for the students and professionals who want to learn about fluid mechanics and transport phenomena. It provides all the basic knowledge about the preceding topics, so readers do not require any prior knowledge. The book will provide readers a strong base in fluid mechanics and transport phenomena so that they can easily continue working or studying in these fields. It contains many examples and problems for better understanding and practice of the readers. The book also features a chapter for self-evaluation.

10. “Transport Phenomena in Multiphase Flows (Fluid Mechanics and Its Applications)” by Roberto Mauri

“Transport Phenomena in Multiphase Flows (Fluid Mechanics and Its Applications)” Book Review: The book is basically for students and professors of physics, mechanical engineering and biomedical engineering. All the types of phenomena related to transport of mass is explained thoroughly in it. The book contains all the basic principles along with advanced topics. It starts with a general description of transport processes, providing the macroscopic balance relations of fluid dynamics and then features complex mathematical derivations, specific equations and applications of the model. Later sections of the book will be useful for the advanced researchers in the field of physics, mechanical and biomedical engineering. Exercises are given at the end of each chapter as practice is essential for better learning.

People who are searching for Free downloads of books and free pdf copies of these books – “Transport Phenomena” by R B Bird, “Transport Phenomena” by Larry A Glasgow, “Transport Phenomena” by Henrik Smith and ‎Henning Højgaard Jensen, “Introduction to Transport Phenomena: Momentum, Heat and Mass” by Raj B, “An Introduction to Transport Phenomena In Materials Engineering” by David R Gaskell, “Introduction to Transport Phenomena” by William J Thomson, “Transport Phenomena: An Introduction to Advanced Topics” by Larry A Glasgow, “Introduction to Modeling of Transport Phenomena in Porous Media (Theory and Applications of Transport in Porous Media)” by Jacob Bear, “An Introduction to Fluid Mechanics and Transport Phenomena (Fluid Mechanics and Its Applications)” by G Hauke, “Transport Phenomena in Multiphase Flows (Fluid Mechanics and Its Applications)” by Roberto Mauri – we would like to mention that we don’t have free downloadable pdf copies of these good books and one should look for free pdf copies from these Authors only if they have explicitly made it free to download and read them.

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