The new minor offering from Leiden, Delft and Erasmus will be visible in early March.

Transport in porous mediaOrganization logo: Eindhoven University of Technology

About this course

After having first introduced the basic concepts, we will consider a number of themes based on articles:
moisture and ion transport in porous media, water/oil transport, fire behaviour, hydrology and drying of porous media.

Learning outcomes

This course is meant as a first introduction and provides a basic theoretical background for modeling transport phenomena engaged in various engineering projects. Basic concepts covered are: porosity, capillary pressure, permeability and Darcy flow in saturated and unsaturated media.

Prior knowledge

No previous knowledge required

  • Code
  • Theme
  • Credits
    ECTS 5
  • Contact coordinator
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  • Start date

    22 april 2024

    • Ends
      23 juni 2024
    • Term *
      Block GS4
    • Location
    • Instruction language
    • Register between
      15 Nov, 00:00 - 24 Mar 2024
These offerings are valid for students of Utrecht University