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The Finite Element Method for Heat and Mass Transfer in Porous Media: Fundamentals to Applications

The Finite Element Method for Heat and Mass Transfer in Porous Media: Fundamentals to Applications

Nicola Massarotti, Fausto Arpino, Alessandro Mauro, Perumal Nithiarasu

ISBN: 978-1-119-06610-1

Jan 2020

492 pages

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The Finite Element Method For Heat And Mass Transfer in Porous Media: Fundamentals to Applications introduces the mathematical concepts used for describing heat, mass and fluid flow through porous media. It covers the governing equations, the fundamentals of the numerical discretization of the equations employing the finite element method, and some basic benchmarks. It also considers practical applications solved by employing the porous medium model and numerical codes.

The Finite Element Method For Heat And Mass Transfer in Porous Media: Fundamentals to Applications includes the latest research in this area by the authors, and promotes the use of the methodologies developed to solve real world applications, particularly with regards to energy conversion systems. Codes are also available from a companion website.