Reactor design 410

Module code CRO 410
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

Heterogeneous catalysis: diffusion in reaction for catalyst pores and different catalyst geometries. Inter and intraparticle heat and mass transfer processes. Reactor design: energy and continuity equation for different types of reactor: stirred tank, pipe, radial flow, slurry and fluidised. Modelling of non-ideal flow in reactors.

Module credits 16.00
Prerequisites CKN 321 GS
Contact time 4 lectures per week, 3 tutorials per week
Language of tuition Both Afr and Eng
Academic organisation Chemical Engineering
Period of presentation Semester 1

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