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 Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Discussion, Question and Answer, Drill and Practice, Problem Solving.
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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 Adequate knowledge of mathematics, physical sciences and the subjects specific to chemical engineering disciplines; the ability to apply theoretical and practical knowledge of these areas in the solution of complex engineering problems.
2 The ability to define, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems; the ability to select and apply proper analysis and modeling methods for this purpose.
3 The ability to design a complex system, process, device or product under realistic constraints and conditions in such a way as to meet the specific requirements; the ability to apply modern design methods for this purpose.
4 The ability to select, and use modern techniques and tools needed to analyze and solve complex problems encountered in chemical engineering practices; the ability to use information technologies effectively.
5 The ability to design experiments, conduct experiments, gather data, and analyze and interpret results for investigating complex engineering problems or research areas specific to engineering disciplines.
6 The ability to work efficiently in inter-, intra-, and multi-disciplinary teams; the ability to work individually.
7 Ability to communicate effectively in Turkish, both in writing and in writing; at least one foreign language knowledge; ability to write reports and understand written reports, to prepare design and production reports, to make presentations, to give clear and understandable instructions.
8 Recognition of the need for lifelong learning; the ability to access information, follow developments in science and technology, and adapt and excel oneself continuously.
9 Acting in conformity with the ethical principles; professional and ethical responsibility and knowledge of the standards employed in chemical engineering applications.
10 Knowledge of business practices such as project management, risk management, and change management; awareness of entrepreneurship and innovation; knowledge of sustainable development.
11 Knowledge of the global and social effects of chemical engineering practices on health, environment, and safety issues, and knowledge of the contemporary issues in engineering areas; awareness of the possible legal consequences of engineering practices.

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