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Course, academic year 2021/2022
Engineering Kinetics and Heterogeneous Reactors - AP409002
Title: Engineering Kinetics and Heterogeneous Reactors
Guaranteed by: Department of Chemical Engineering (409)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Engineering
Actual: from 2019
Semester: both
Points: 0
E-Credits: 0
Examination process:
Hours per week, examination: 3/0, other [HT]
Capacity: winter:unknown / unknown (unknown)
summer:unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: course is intended for doctoral students only
can be fulfilled in the future
you can enroll for the course in winter and in summer semester
Guarantor: Kočí Petr prof. Ing. Ph.D.
Interchangeability : P409002
Annotation -
The course includes discussion of reaction kinetics of homogeneous and heterogeneous reactions, characterisation of transport processes concerned with heterogeneous catalysis, non-catalytic reactions solid-fluid, catalyst deactivation, gas-liquid reactions, modelling of batch, tubular flow and continuous flow tank ractors, studium of character of flow in reactors, fluidized bad and multiphase reactors, solution of problems using mathematical modelling.
Last update: Pátková Vlasta (16.11.2018)
Aim of the course -

The students will be able to

  • orientate oneself in the problematic of chemical reactors,
  • to understand of transport and reaction processes taking place in different types of reactors,
  • to formulate and solve mathematical models of heterogeneous reactors,
  • to orientate in up-to-date taking of heterogeneous reactors technologies.
Last update: Pátková Vlasta (16.11.2018)
Literature -

Froment, Bischoff, De Wilde: Chemical Reactor Analysis and Design, J.Wiley,2011

Last update: Pátková Vlasta (16.11.2018)
Syllabus -

1. Elements of Reaction Kinetics

2. Kinetics of Heterogeneous Catalytic Reactions

3. Transport Processes with Reactions Catalyzed by Solids

4. Noncatalytic Gas-Solid Reactions

5. Catalyst Deactivation

6. Gas-Liquid Reactions

7. The Modeling of Chemical Reactors

8. The batch and Semibatch Reactors

9. The Plug Flow Reactor

10. The Perfectly Mixed Flow Reactor

11. Fixed Bad Catalytic Reactors

12. Complex Flow Patterns

13. Fluidized Bed Reactors

14. Multiphase Flow Reactors

Last update: Pátková Vlasta (16.11.2018)
Entry requirements - Czech

Základní obecné znalosti organické a anorganické chemie, matematiky, fyziky, fyzikální chemie a chemického inženýrství.

Schopnost programování v alespoň jednom programovacím jazyce pro technické výpočty, MatLab, Maple, C++, Fortran, ...

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Registration requirements - Czech


Chemické inženýrství I, Matematika I, Fyzikální chemie I


Chemické inženýrství II, Matematika II, Fyzikální chemie II

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