ENCH396-16S2 (C) Semester Two 2016

Chemical Engineering Separations 1

15 points, 0.1250 EFTS
11 Jul 2016 - 13 Nov 2016

Description

Chemical engineering separation operations including distillation, evaporation, humidification/dehumidification, drying, gas absorption, filtration, centrifugation and crystallisation.

This course deals with process operations involving separations. The separation operations considered include: distillation, evaporation, gas absorption, adsorption, filtration, leaching and crystallization.

Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes:

At the end of the course the students are expected to be able to:

  • Understand and analyse distillation, gas absorption and other specified separation process.
  • Select appropriate separation techniques for chemical processing.
  • Carry out detailed design calculations for separation processes.

Pre-requisites

Timetable 2016

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 14:00 - 15:00 Wheki 302 11 Jul - 21 Aug
5 Sep - 16 Oct
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 11:00 - 12:00 Dovedale DA01 11 Jul - 21 Aug
5 Sep - 9 Oct
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 10:00 - 11:00 Dovedale DA03 11 Jul - 21 Aug
5 Sep - 9 Oct
Lecture D
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 12:00 - 13:00 Jack Mann 101 1 Aug - 7 Aug

Examination and Formal Tests

Test A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 13:30 - 16:30 Kirkwood KG06 (6/9)
Kirkwood KG07 (6/9)
5 Sep - 11 Sep

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Alex Yip

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Test 30%
Final Exam 70%

Textbooks

Recommended Reading

Seader, J. D. , Henley, Ernest J., Roper, D. Keith; Separation process principles : chemical and biochemical operations; 3rd ed; Wiley, 2011.

Fees

Domestic fee $901.00

International fee $4,863.00

For further information see Chemical and Process Engineering.

All ENCH396 Occurrences

  • ENCH396-16S2 (C) Semester Two 2016