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2nd Edition

Transport Processes in Bubbles, Drops and Particles

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ISBN 9781560329060
Published June 14, 2002 by CRC Press
352 Pages 60 Color Illustrations

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Book Description

This second edition attests to the impact of the subject matter in a variety of scientific and engineering disciplines. There has been tremendous growth in areas such as transport phenomena/materials science and processing. This book builds on and updates the editor's earlier work. It highlights recent advances in the motion of particles, drops and bubbles in complex fluids and represents a timely and needed addition to the literature on real (non-linear) materials. In particular, it contains state-of-the-art contributions from leading experts in areas such as particle deposition in membranes, flow of granular mixtures, food suspensions, foams, electro kinetic and thermo capillary driven flows, and two-phase flows.

Table of Contents

1. Constitutive Moedling of Bubbly Liquids K.R. Rajagopal and L. Tao 2. Analytical Expressions E.E. Michaelides 3. Electrokinetic- and Thermocapillary-Flow-Driven Aggregation of Particles and Bubbles on Surfaces P.J. Slides, J.L. Anderson, H. Kasumi, S.A.Guelcher, and Y.E. Solomentsev 4. Recent Developments in the Bubble Velocity Jump Discontinuity D. Rodrigue and D. DeKee 5. Cavitation and Bubble Dynamics P.R.Williams 6. Foam Darinage, Coasrening and Evaporation S.A.Magrabi and B.Z. Dlugogorski 7. Interphase Mass and Heat Transfer in Gas-Fluidized Beds J.R.Grace 8. Progress in an Industrial Application of Fluidized Beds: Advances in the Sand Coremaking Process S.I.Bakhtiyarov, R.A.Overfelt and D.A. Siginer 9. Sedimentation and Fluidization of Solid Particles in LiquidsR. Di Felice 10. Determination of the Constitutive Relationship for Filer Cakes in Cake Filtration Using the Analogy between Filtration and Diffusion B.V. Ramarao, C. Tien and C.N. Styadev 11.Tracer Dispersion in Fluid Motion through a Porous Medium J.P. du Plessis 12. Flows of Concentrated Granular Mixtures P. Coussot 13. Wall Effects on Spheres Falling Axially in Cylindrical Tubes R.P. Chhabra 14. Steady and Transient Motion of Spherical Liquids G.H. McKinlye 15. Particle Deposition in Membrane Systems V. Chen and D.E. Wiley 16. Rheological Properties of Concentrated Suspensions P.J. Carreau and F. Cotton

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'This collection of state-of-the-art reviews is intended to update the first edition published in 1992...Most of the chapters relate chiefly to chemical engineering, with some related to other topics such as soil mechanics, fluid mechanics, and related fields...some of the topics covered are of importance to biological systems.' Robert Michaelson, Science and Engineering Librarian, Northwestern University Science and Engineering Library E-Streams Vol.6, No. - June 2003.