ChE-402 / 4 crédits

Enseignant: Agrawal Kumar Varoon

Langue: Anglais


Summary

This course aims to provide an in-depth understanding of diffusion and mass transfer, that is an essential tool for the chemical engineers.

Content

Keywords

Diffusion, mass transfer coefficient, convection, dispersion, multicomponent diffusion, mass transfer with reaction

 

Learning Prerequisites

Important concepts to start the course

Mass, and energy balance

Basics of diffusion and mass transfer

 

 

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Carry out calculations to extract concentration profile for a given system
  • Carry out calculations to extract mass transfer rate for a given system
  • Formalize mathematical models that describe complex mass transport cases.
  • Apply various diffusion and mass transfer models to analyze and solve a wide-range of problems dealing with mass transport.

Teaching methods

Projected slides for students in the classroom

Slides will be shared by zoom

Recorded lectures would also be available

Lecture notes will be available on course moodle page

Expected student activities

Active participation in every class (taking down lecture notes, solving exercise, in-class discussion, quizzes)

 

 

Assessment methods

Weekly homework (50%)

Final exam (50%)

Supervision

Office hours Yes
Assistants Yes
Forum Yes

Resources

Virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI)

No

Bibliography

Diffusion: mass transfer in fluid systems by Cussler

 

Ressources en bibliothèque

Moodle Link

Dans les plans d'études

  • Semestre: Automne
  • Forme de l'examen: Ecrit (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Diffusion and mass transfer
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Automne
  • Forme de l'examen: Ecrit (session d'hiver)
  • Matière examinée: Diffusion and mass transfer
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16 GRB330   
16-17    
17-18 GRB330   
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     

Mardi, 15h - 17h: Cours GRB330

Mardi, 17h - 18h: Exercice, TP GRB330