TMPP251 Energy and Process Technology
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Course responsible: Volha Shapaval
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: Faculty of Science and Technology
Teaching language: NO
Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in Spring parallel. This course has teaching/evaluation in Spring parallel, .
Course frequency: Annually
First time: 2011H
The focus in the course will be dimensjoning of different industrial processes. Lectures will be given in distillation, gas absorption and stripping, drying, mechanical/physical separation methods, liquid extraction of solid material and membrane filtration. Calculations,dimensioning and energy balances will be an important part of the course. The industrial processes are chosen because they are relevant in the oil industry, chemical industry, waste water treatment and food industry.
The student shall be able to calculate the physical dimensjons of industrial processes, in addition to being able to carry out mass and energy balances.
The course is based on a combination of lectures, calculations and self-study.
The teacher is available for extra support and advice during office hours, and can also be reached by telephone and e-mail.
Textbook 'Unit operations of chemical engineeering' (McCabe, Smith, Harriot) and \"Transport processes and separation process principles"\ (Christie John Genkoplis) in addition to lecturing material on canvas
MATH111 - Calculus I, MATH112 - Calculus II, FYS101 - Mechanics, FYS102 - Thermophysics and Electromagnetism, MATH113 - Linear algebra and linear differential equations, Alternative: Bachelor degree in Engineering.
TEL240 - Mechatronics II: Control Engineering and Automation, FYS251 - Varmeoverføring og Energi
Written exam (3 hours)
Lectures with homework, approx. 150 hours.
Special requirements in Science
Type of course:
Lectures: 26 hours, 2 hours per week and calcation exercises with guidance: 26 hours, 2 hours per week. .
The external and internal examiner jointly prepare the exam questions and the correction manual. The external examiner reviews the internal examiner's examination results by correcting a random sample of candidate¿s exams as a calibration according to the Department's guidelines for examination markings.
Allowed examination aids: B1 Calculator handed out, no other aids
Examination details: One written exam: A - E / F