Fluid and Thermal Process Technology

Course contents
  • - Advanced thermal separation processes (unit operations) and calculation of devices employed (H, NTU, HTU, HETP, and HDU)
    - Rectification of mixtures of materials, reactive rectification
    - Design and calculation of mass transfer columns for absorption, gas scrubbing
    - Mass transport in adsorption, interpretation of sorption isotherms, design of devices
    - Drying stages, Mollier diagrams of drying processes
    - Calculation and design of single and multi-stage extraction systems for (counter-current and cross-current) solvent extraction
    - Membrane techniques, micro-, nano-, and ultrafiltration, reverse osmosis, gas permeability