ChE-340 / 4 credits

Teacher: Boghossian Ardemis Anoush

Language: English


Summary

This course applies concepts from chemical kinetics and mass and energy balances to address chemical reaction engineering problems, with a focus on industrial applications. Students develop the ability to analyze and design chemical reactors of industrial impotance.

Content

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

  • Introduction to Chemical Engineering (ChE-201),
  • Introduction to Transport Phenomena (ChE-204),
  • Chemical Thermodynamics (CH-241),
  • Chemical Kinetics (CH-342)

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Compute reactor size for required conversion
  • Compute reactor space time
  • Compare perforace of different reactors
  • Assess / Evaluate effect of concentration and temperature on reactor performance
  • Design reactors for stable operation
  • Design reactors for high product yield and selectivity

Resources

Bibliography

Ressources en bibliothèque

Notes/Handbook

copy of the presented slides

copy of exercises and solutions

In the programs

  • Semester: Spring
  • Exam form: During the semester (summer session)
  • Subject examined: The engineering of chemical reactions
  • Lecture: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Semester: Spring
  • Exam form: During the semester (summer session)
  • Subject examined: The engineering of chemical reactions
  • Lecture: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

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