Chemical engineering 211

Module code CIR 211
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

Vapour pressure, phase changes, equilibrium. Vapour/gas equilibrium; Henry’s law. Enthalpy and enthalpy balances. Heat of reaction. Data and data sources, steam tables. Enthalpy and combustion; flame temperature. Heats of solution and mixing. Miscible and immiscible liquid mixtures; dew point, bubble point. Simultaneous mass and enthalpy balances. PVT properties of real gases, PVT-diagrams of pure compounds. Vapour liquid equilibrium for ideal mixtures (Raoult's law).

Module credits 12.00
NQF Level 06
Prerequisites CIR 123
Contact time 3 lectures per week, 3 tutorials per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Chemical Engineering
Period of presentation Semester 1

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