ECTS - Advanced Heat and Mass Transfer

Advanced Heat and Mass Transfer (CEAC509) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Advanced Heat and Mass Transfer CEAC509 3 0 0 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language English
Course Type N/A
Course Level Ph.D.
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Discussion, Question and Answer, Drill and Practice, Problem Solving.
Course Coordinator
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Course Assistants
Course Objectives The course aims to cover the concept of energy balances and the three modes of heat transfer - conduction, convection, and radiation in advanced level.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Explain the concept of energy balances and the three modes of heat transfer - conduction, convection, and radiation.
  • Determine steady state and transient temperature distribution in various solid geometries of practical importance.
  • Select and apply the appropriate correlation for different heat and mass convection processes.
  • Analyze mass diffusion in a stationary medium and low rate mass convection based on the analogy between heat and mass transfer.
  • Determine appropriate transport phenomena for any process or system involving mass transfer.
Course Content Principles and analogies of molecular heat and mass transport, convective heat and mass transport, interfacial heat and mass transfer,basic vectorial equation for mass transfer with chemical reaction, analytical and numerical solution of one dimensional transient transport equations, gas absorption with chemical reaction.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Principles of molecular heat and mass transfer
2 Analogy of heat and mass tranfer
3 Convective heat and mass transfer
4 Convective heat and mass transfer
5 Interfacial mass transfer
6 Midterm I
7 Interfacial mass transfer
8 Mass transfer with chemical reaction
9 Mass transfer with chemical reaction
10 One dimensional unsteady state transport equations
11 One dimensional unsteady state transport equation
12 Gas absorption with chemical reaction
13 Gas absorption with chemical reaction
14 Review
15 Review
16 Final exam


Course Book 1. C.J.Geankoplis, Transport Processes & Separation Processes Principles, Int. Ed., Pearson, 2014
2. F.P. Incorpera, D.P. Dewitt, T.L.Bergman,A.S.Levine, Principles of Heat and Mass Transfer, 7th Ed., Wiley, 2013

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation - -
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments - -
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 2 60
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 40
Toplam 3 100
Percentage of Semester Work 60
Percentage of Final Work 40
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

The Relation Between Course Learning Competencies and Program Qualifications

# Program Qualifications / Competencies Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Ability to carry out advanced research activities, both individual and as a member of a team
2 Ability to evaluate research topics and comment with scientific reasoning
3 Ability to initiate and create new methodologies, implement them on novel research areas and topics
4 Ability to produce experimental and/or analytical data in systematic manner, discuss and evaluate data to lead scintific conclusions
5 Ability to apply scientific philosophy on analysis, modelling and design of engineering systems
6 Ability to synthesis available knowledge on his/her domain to initiate, to carry, complete and present novel research at international level
7 Contribute scientific and technological advancements on engineering domain of his/her interest area
8 Contribute industrial and scientific advancements to improve the society through research activities

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 3 48
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 16 1 16
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Homework Assignments
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 2 20 40
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 20 20
Total Workload 124