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Design, Synthesis, and Optimization of Chemical Processes
Introduction to chemical process flow-sheeting; process simulation design, sizing and cost estimation of total processes; process economics; introduction to optimization, linear programming, integer programming, and nonlinear programming; heat integration methods, minimum utility cost, minimum number of units, network optimization.
Sample reading list:
L.T. Biegler, I.E. Grossmann and A.W. Westerberg, Systematic Methods of Chemical Process Design
C.A. Floudas, Nonlinear and Mixed Integer Optimization: Fundamentals
W.D. Seider, J.D. Seader and D.R. Lewin, Process Design Principles
Total outside work load approximately six hours per week over the whole term, mostly concerned with problem solving. A major design project, which is addressed by groups of 2-3 students, runs throughout the semester.
Final Exam - 40%
Design Project - 40%
Problem set(s) - 20%
Course is required for concentrators
Open to Juniors and Seniors Only.
Prerequisites and Restrictions:
CBE 341 and CBE 441..
This is the capstone course in the chemical engineering curriculum, offered every fall for seniors in the department.
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