Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2019

     

CHBE 590 002 (CRN: 11296)

ADV REACTION ENGRG

Long Title: KINETICS, CATALYSIS, AND REACTION ENGINEERING
Department: Chemical & Biomolecular Engr
Instructor: Zygourakis, Kyriacos
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR MEL 251 (26-AUG-2019 - 6-DEC-2019) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 34
Section Enrolled: 29
Enrollment data as of: 20-OCT-2021 3:03PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: Review of kinetics and reactor design equations; steady state multiplicity and stability; heterogeneous catalysis; catalyst preparation, characterization, testing; catalytic reaction mechanisms; diffusion and reaction in catalyst pellets; conservation equations; reactor analysis; fixed bed reactor design; reactions of solids; mixing in chemical reactors; parameter estimation for reactor models.