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Course module: 202000724
202000724
Process Engineering
Course info
Course module202000724
Credits (ECTS)0
Course typeModule name
Language of instructionEnglish
Contact personprof.dr.ir. N.E. Benes
E-mailn.e.benes@utwente.nl
Lecturer(s)
PreviousNext 4
Lecturer
dr. T. Akkaya
Examiner
prof.dr.ir. N.E. Benes
Contactperson for the course
prof.dr.ir. N.E. Benes
Lecturer
dr.ir. A.G.J. van der Ham
Lecturer
dr.ir. M.A. van der Hoef
Academic year2020
Starting block
1B
Application procedureYou apply via OSIRIS Student
Registration using OSIRISYes
Module consists of the study units
Course name Code
1. Calculus 1B for CSE 202001198
2. Thermodynamics & Process Engineering 202000725
3. Lab Course 2: Energy & Process Engin. 202000726
Module description
Central to this module are the concepts of thermodynamics, within the framework of industrial chemical process engineering. The objective is to provide insight in the connection between various basic elements of a chemical process, in which raw materials are transformed into products. In order to gain this insight, various (new) skills are required. These skills are offered through three distinct module components:
  • Calculus 1B
  • Process Engineering & Thermodynamics (including Project)
  • Practical

Module learning goals:
 
  • Work with limits, definitions of continuity and differentiability and applications, elementary properties of integrals and calculate integrals using different techniques, power series, and Taylor series
  • Investigate functions in two variables and can apply partial differentiation
  • Design a rudimentary scheme for an industrial chemical process involving a recycle stream, a reactor, and one or more molecular separation unit operations
  • Develop the mass and energy balances for (non)reactive chemical processes and unit operations, including using the McCabe-Thiele theory for the design of a distillation column, to quantify the streams in the rudimentary process design
  • Explain and apply the first and second laws of thermodynamics
  • Explain the thermodynamic concepts: ideal and real gas, Van der Waals equation, triple & critical points in PV/PT plots, specific heat cp and cv, enthalpy & internal energy
  • Derive thermodynamic identities (e.g., dU, dH, dG, en dF) and determine changes in Gibbs and Helmholtz free energies.
  • Explain research methodology and apply this to a chemical experiment, use a lab journal, select and use the appropriate technical equipment, and apply error analysis.
Module
Module 2
Participating study
Bachelor Chemical Science & Engineering
Required materials
Book
CU.Utwente Calculus eText pack 2017, Thomas Maurice D. Weir (ISBN 13: 9781784498139)
Book
Felder's Elementary Principles of Chemical Processes International Student Version, Richard M. Felder, Ronald W. Rousseau (ISBN 13: 9781118092392
Book
An Introduction to Thermal Physics, Daniel V. Schroeder (ISBN 13: 9780201380279)
Reader
General Laboratory Manual Chemical Science and Engineering (734)
Recommended materials
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Instructional modes
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Presence dutyYes

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