Course Details

Subject {L-T-P / C} : CH3174 : Process Equipment Design Laboratory {0-0-2 / 1}
Subject Nature : Practical
Coordinator : Prof. Pradip Chowdhury

Syllabus

1. Calculation of bubble point and dew point of a feed mixture and distillate condensate. Estimation of T-x-y and P-x-y diagrams for both ideal and non-ideal solutions
2. Simulation of a binary distillation system using DSTWU and RadFrac simulators and estimation of optimum column conditions
3. Simulation of a multicomponent distillation system using DSTWU and RadFrac simulators and column sizing
4. Simulation of a trayed absorption column and sensitivity analysis
5. Simulation of a basic process flow sheet in pressure driven system
6. Dynamic simulation of a process with control actions
7. Design and simulation of heat exchangers : Shell and Tube, Plate type, Fin tube and double pipe
8. Design and simulation of a condenser
9. Design and simulation of a multiple effect evaporator system
10. Design and simulation of a stirred tank (jacketed and non-jacketed) for unsteady state heating and cooling of water

Course Objectives

  1. This course aims at imparting basic knowledge of design and simulation of Heat and Mass transfer equipments using ASPEN Plus/ASPEN HYSYS software

Course Outcomes

1) Students will be able to design different kind of heat exchanger using in house developed computer code or by using the commercial software.
2) Students will be able to design different kind of Mass Transfer equipments using in house developed computer code or by using the commercial software

Essential Reading

  1. W.L. Luyben, Distillation Design and Control Using Aspen Simulation, Wiley- Blackwell , 2013
  2. A.K. Jana, Process Simulation and Control using ASPEN, Prentice Hall India Learning Private Limited , 2012

Supplementary Reading

  1. A.K. Jana, Chemical Process Modelling and Computer Simulation, Prentice Hall India Learning Private Limited, Prentice Hall India Learning Private Limited, , 2011
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