Sublimation in a Porous Continuum Developed From Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics

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M. D. Burghardt

Engineering Department, U. S. Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, N. Y.

W. W. Bowley

Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Conn.

J. Heat Transfer 96(3), 319-323 (Aug 01, 1974) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3450199 History: Received August 24, 1973; Online August 11, 2010


The case of sublimation dehydration of a porous continuum is analyzed from the viewpoint of nonequilibrium thermodynamics. The general energy and mass transport equations are shown and the application of sublimation is illustrated.

Copyright © 1974 by ASME
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