FACULTY MEMBER: Dr. N. ANANTHRAMAN\Dr. K.M. MEERA SHERIFFA BEGUM
OBJECTIVE : This course deals with Principles and application of distillation, extraction and adsorption operations.
Diffusion in fluids: Molecular and eddy diffusion measurement and calculation of diffusivities. Ordinary diffusion in multicomponent gaseous mixtures. Diffusion in solids.
Interphase Mass Transfer: Mass transfer coefficients. Theories of mass transfer. Analogies between momentum Heat and mass transfer.
Mass Transfer Equipments:Batch and continuous Stage wise contactors- Differential contactors
Absorption Theories of gas absorption - design of absorption towers. Absorption with chemical reactions.
Types of adsorption, nature of adsorbents, Adsorption isotherms, Operation of adsorption columns. Batch and continuous operations, Design of adsorbers