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Course, academic year 2020/2021
Doplnit - M215008
Title: Rafinérská a petrochemická zařízení
Guaranteed by: Department of Petroleum Technology and Alternative Fuels (215)
Actual: from 2019
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:5
E-Credits: summer s.:5
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:2/2 C+Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
For type: Master's (post-Bachelor)
Additional information:
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Maxa Daniel Ing. Ph.D.
Interchangeability : N215017
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Annotation -
Last update: Kubová Petra Ing. (23.02.2018)
The aim of the course is the application of chemical engineering for design and calculations of equipment used in refineries and fuel processing industry. Characteristics of unit operations, their basic principles, and principles of calculations are subject of study. Special attention is paid to the properties of streams (crude oil and petroleum fractions) and other specific aspects of unit operations used in refinery processes.
Aim of the course -
Last update: Pátková Vlasta (17.01.2018)

Students will be able to:

choose appropriate unit operation(s) for particular chemical processes

choose appropriate calculation methods

work out basic equipment design

Literature -
Last update: Pátková Vlasta (17.01.2018)

R: Trambouze P., Petroleum Refining 4, Materials and Equipment. Editions Technip, 2000, ISBN: 2-7108-0761-0

A: Blažek J., Rábl, V., Základy zpracování a využití ropy, VŠCHT 2006, ISBN: 80-7080-619-2

Learning resources -
Last update: Pátková Vlasta (17.01.2018)

Maxa D., texts and exercises,

Syllabus -
Last update: Kubová Petra Ing. (23.02.2018)

1. Approaches to design of process/equipment, equipment cost, environmental aspects

2. Multicomponent mixtures and their characterization for stream definition in refinery processes

3. Short-cut calculation of separation of multicomponent mixtures

4. Construction of distillation tray columns, parameters

5. Construction of packed distillation columns, parameters, calculations

6. Furnaces - fired heaters, construction, parameters

7. Fired heaters - fuels, efficiency, heat integration

8. Fired heaters - calculation

9. Heat exchangers - construction, materials, calculation

10. Heat exchangers - calculation

11. Pumps - types, usage, calculations

12. Compressors - types, usage, calculations

13. Fluid flow, transport, pipelines

14. Reactors in refinery industry

Registration requirements -
Last update: Pátková Vlasta (17.01.2018)

Math I, Chemical engineering I

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na přednášky, semináře, laboratoře, exkurzi nebo praxi 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 2 56
Účast na seminářích 1 28
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