Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne

Reactor Theory

ChE-303

Iowa State Course Substitution

Chemical Reaction Engineering

CH E 382

Course Info
International Credits:
3.0
Converted Credits:
2.0
Semester:
fall
Country:
Switzerland
Language:
French
Course Description:
1. Introduction The reactor as part of a process Definitions, stoichiometry, balance of matter and energy Thermodynamics and chemical kinetics 2. Ideally homogeneous (quasi) homogeneous reactors Energy balance and balance sheets Closed reaction systems (batch reactor) Perfectly Continuous Mixing Reactor (CSTR) Piston Flow Reactor (PFR) 3. Choice and Optimization of a Reactor and the Reaction Technique Simple reactions, conversion optimization Complex reactions: optimization of the yield and the selectivity of the desired product Combination of ideal reactors (CSTR in series, CSTR & PFR)

Review

Evaluation Date:
October 28, 2014
Evaluated:
Monica Lamm
Comments: