Conservation of Mass Equation - Lesson 3

Industrial process plants such as oil refineries are mazes of ducts and pipes. How can we estimate that enough oil goes in the right pipe, or if there is a leak?


All these questions can be answered by applying the conservation of mass. Let's find out the importance of this equation and how we can recast it in different useful forms.

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