Course Detail
Course Components:
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisites: "C" or better in (CH EN 3353 AND CH EN 3453 AND CH EN 3853) AND Full Major status in Chemical Engineering.
Requirement Designation:
Quantitative Intensive BS
Introduction to and implementation of the principles of mass transfer including binary diffusion, convection, and steady state and transient material conservation using Fick's Laws, the heat and mass transfer analogy, the Buckingham Pi theorem, and scaling relationships. Application of these principles along with material balances, phase equilibrium, and heat transfer to design industrial separation cascades and trains including multicomponent flash, binary and multicomponent distillation, absorption, stripping, extraction, and membrane unit operations.