# Transport Processes - Page 3

## A Breakdown | Aircraft Fuel Inerting

February 3, 2021
What Is Aircraft Fuel Inerting? Aircraft bleed air is the source for the inerting gas that is used to inert the fuel tank. The bleed air is compressed air taken for the from high or low engine compressor stages of the gas turbine upstream

## Biot Number Explained: Origins, Significance, Online Calculator & In Depth Guide

March 21, 2024
What Is The Biot Number? The Biot number, a dimensionless quantity used in heat transfer calculations. It is named after the French physicist Jean-Baptiste Biot (1774–1862). The Biot number’s is used to determine how quickly heat transfers from the surface of the body to its interior, helping to predict temperature distribution within the body under certain
February 13, 2024

## Understanding Specific Heat Capacity: Calculation, Formulas, and Common Values

The concept of specific heat capacity, a fundamental principle in thermodynamics and
February 1, 2024

## Comprehensive Guide to Temperature: Understanding, Measuring, and Converting Between Scales

Understanding Temperature: A Deep Dive into the Concept Temperature might seem like

## A Breakdown | Internal Flow Part I

What Is Internal Flow? Internal flow is the transport of fluids in pipes, ducts and conduits (flow sections). There are different flow
January 20, 2022

## A Breakdown | What Is Vapour Pressure?

Vapour pressure, Vp, is a pressure where vapour and liquid phases are in equilibrium at a given temperature. In short, it is
April 23, 2021

## Pressure Drop In Pipe Lines And Fittings | Part 2

Pressure Drop Caused By Valves and Fittings In part 1 the tutorial goes over pressure drop in pipelines. Just to recap pressure
April 22, 2021

## Pressure Drop In Pipe Lines And Fittings | Part 1

Pressure plays a prominent role in driving and arresting the fluid flow from one place to another. What Pressure Is Involved In
April 21, 2021

## A Breakdown | Heat Transfer Mechanism

What is Heat Transfer? Energy can exist in numerous forms; The sum of these energy is the total energy and the sum
April 20, 2021

## Overview of The First Law of Thermodynamics and Sign Conventions of Work & Heat

First Law Of Thermodynamics The first law of thermodynamics states that: “Energy can be neither created nor destroyed but one form of
January 8, 2021