Separation Processes

A diagram demonstrating a binary distillation column.

Binary distillation column. (Figure by MIT OpenCourseWare.)

Instructor(s)

MIT Course Number

10.32

As Taught In

Spring 2005

Level

Undergraduate

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Course Features

Course Description

This course covers the general principles of separation by equilibrium and rate processes. Topics include staged cascades and applications to distillation, absorption, adsorption, and membrane processes. Phase equilibria and the role of diffusion are also covered.

Dalzell, William. 10.32 Separation Processes, Spring 2005. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/chemical-engineering/10-32-separation-processes-spring-2005 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA


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