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CHE – 847 Chemical Kinetics & Reactor Design
Campus SCME
Programs PG
Session Fall Semester 2016
Course Title Chemical Kinetics & Reactor Design
Course Code CHE – 847
Credit Hours 3-0
Pre-Requisutes
Course Objectives
  • Basic understanding of chemical reactor design
  • Methodologies that incorporate both scale-up and hazard analysis.
Detail Content
  • Reaction mechanism and rate expressions & Thermodynamics of chemical reactions
  • Reaction rate expressions & Fundamentals of reactor design
  • Non-isothermal reactors & Fluid mixing in reactors
  • Residence time distribution in flow reactors & Application of CFD in reactors
  • Biochemical reactions & Safety in chemical reaction engineering
  • Reactor sizing and scale up
  • Details of lab work, workshops practice (if applicable).
Text/Ref Books
  • Modeling of chemical kinetics and reactor design By A.K. Coker
  • Introduction to Chemical reaction engineering and kinetics By R.W. Missen, C.A. Mims,   B. A. Saville
  • Introduction to Chemical reaction engineering and kineticsbyJoel H. Ferziger,       MilovanPerić
  • Introduction to Chemical reaction engineering and kinetics By Panagiotis D. Christofides
Time Schedule Fall Semester 2014
Faculty/Resource Person Dr. Irum Pervaiz
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering
School of Chemical and Materials Engineering
National University of Sciences and Technology