|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Science and Engineering|
Overview of stoichiometry and reaction kinetics; determination of rate law and order of reaction from stoichiometry and rate data; simultaneous mass and energy balances for the design of ideal reactors (batch, semi-batch, well-mixed and plug flow) for single and multiple reactions and reactors (including recycle and bypass arrangements), constant and variable density and temperature conditions, consideration of adiabatic/non-adiabatic and pressure effects, with consideration of catalytic solid-fluid reactions involving diffusion and reaction in porous catalysts; comparison of ideal and real reactors with residence time distribution investigations; modelling and optimisation of industrially significant reactions and reactors; troubleshooting operational reactors; chemical reactor control system design
|Prerequisites:||CL2501 AND MA2000|
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 26-Mar-2020|
|Coordinator:||Dr Ben Seligmann, Dr Liyuan Fan|
|Lecturers:||Dr Ben Seligmann, Dr Liyuan Fan.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.