ECTSAdvanced 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 Elective Courses 3 0 0 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language English
Course Type Technical Elective Courses
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
Course Lecturer(s)
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
Major Area Courses X
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 An ability to access, analyze and evaluate the knowledge in chemistry and comprehend the literature. X
2 An ability to define an advanced scientific problem in the required field and finding an alternative for the solution. X
3 An ability to design and conduct scientific and technological experiments in the lab- and pilot-scale, and to analyze and interpret their results. X
4 An ability to perform independent research. X
5 An ability to give a presentation at national and international scientific conferences and to publish scientific publications in international journals. X
6 An ability to achieve the necessary knowledge to follow current developments in science and technology, and do scientific research or developing projects in the field of chemistry. X
7 An ability to work in a multi-disciplinary environment and to work as a part of a team. X
8 An understanding of the professional and occupational responsibilities. Awareness and responsibility about professional, legal, ethical and social issues in the required field. X

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