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Unit of study_

Separation Processes - CHNG2806

Year - 2018

This unit will cover the general principles and the development of quantitative models of separation processes based on equilibrium and rate processes. Concepts of phase equilibria, transport phenomena and mass and energy balance will be used to model the separation units. Understanding of these principles will provide the basis for analysis and preliminary design calculations of large scale separation units of importance to manufacturing industries. The principles will be applied to units operations of distillation (binary, multicomponent), solvent extraction, absorption, adsorption and membrane processes

Lectures, Tutorials, Practicals

Through semester assessment (60%) and Final Exam (40%)

Assumed knowledge
Calculus (including vector calculus) linear algebra, computational tools (Matlab, Excel), mass and energy balances, heat and mass transfer, fluid dynamics and momentum, physical chemistry, physics and mechanics.






Faculty: Engineering and Information Technologies

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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