Emerging Topics in Heat and Mass Transfer in Porous Media

From Bioengineering and Microelectronics to Nanotechnology

  • Peter Vadász

Part of the Theory and Applications of Transport in Porous Media book series (TATP, volume 22)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. Liqiu Wang, Mingtian Xu, Xiaohao Wei
    Pages 1-37
  3. D.A.S. Rees, A. Selim, J.P. Ennis-King
    Pages 85-110
  4. Yazdan Pedramrazi, Marie-Catherine Charrier-Mojtabi, Abdelkader Mojtabi
    Pages 149-179
  5. Khalil Khanafer, Abdalla AlAmiri, Ioan Pop, Joseph L. Bull
    Pages 237-259
  6. Shankar Krishnan, Jayathi Y. Murthy, Suresh V. Garimella
    Pages 261-282
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 327-328

About this book


This book provides a unique collection of articles reviewing the state-of-the-art in the field of heat and mass transfer in porous media with particular emphasis to emerging technologies, from bioengineering and bio-tissues and microelectronics to nanotechnology. The integration of the different topics is presented via a combination of theoretical and applied methodology to provide a self-contained major reference that is appealing to both the scientist and the engineer.

Researchers and graduate students, developers in industrial companies.


Bioengineering and bioconvection in porous media Metal and Ceramic Foams Microelectronics and passive thermal control with Porous Med Nanotechnology and Nano-heat transfer in Porous Media Technologie Vibration bioengineering heat transfer microelectronics modeling nanotechnology tissue transport

Editors and affiliations

  • Peter Vadász
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringNorthern Arizona UniversityFlagstaffU.S.A

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