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EG 40HA
CHEMICAL REACTION ENGINEERING
CREDIT POINTS 15

Course Co-ordinator: Dr E J Bain

Pre-requisite(s): EG 3019, EG 3020

Co-requisite(s): N/A.

Reactor Design - General Principles:

- Basic objectives in design of a reactor
- Batch reactors
- Tubular flow reactors
- Continuous stirred-tank reactors
- Comparison of batch, tubular and CSTR reactors for a single reaction
- Comparison of batch, tubular and CSTR for multiple reactions

3 one-hour lectures per week
1 one-hour tutorial per week
2 three-hour laboratory sessions

1st attempt: 1 three-hour written examination (80%); continuous assessment (20%).

Resit: 1 three-hour written examination.