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Transport in an Infinite Medium

  • Russell K. Hobbie
  • Bradley J. Roth

Abstract

Chapters 4 and 5 are devoted to one of the most fundamental problems in physiology: the transport of solvent (water) and uncharged solute particles. Chapter 4 develops some general ideas about the movement of solutes in a solution. Chapter 5 applies these ideas to movement of water and solute through a membrane.

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Random Walk Free Path Continuity Equation Drag Force Sherwood Number 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Russell K. Hobbie
    • 1
  • Bradley J. Roth
    • 2
  1. 1.Professor of Physics, Emeritus University of Minnesota
  2. 2.Associate Professor of Physics Oakland UniversityOakland

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