CHEN_354_Syllabus-Fall 09

CHEN_354_Syllabus-Fall 09 - CHEN 354 Fall 09 Perla B....

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CHEN 354 Fall 09 Perla B. Balbuena 1 Catalog Data: CHEN 354. Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics II. 3 Credits. Instructor: Prof. Perla B. Balbuena, JEB 240, , 845-3375 Course Times: MWF 1:50pm-2:40pm, BICH 107 Office hours: 3:00-4:00 pm Thursdays, please call or e-mail ahead to schedule a visit outside these times. Course Website: Instructor Website: Textbook: J. M. Smith, H. C. Van Ness and M. M. Abbott, Introduction to Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics (7 th ed. McGraw-Hill, NewYork, 2005). Reference Books: R. C. Reid, J. M. Prausnitz & B. E. Poling, The Properties of Gases and Liquids, 4 th ed., McGraw-Hill, 1987 S. M. Walas, Phase Equilibria in Chemical Engineering, Butterworth, 1985 Prerequisites: CHEN 205, MATH 308, and CHEN 320 (or registration therein) Skill Prerequisites : You are expected to have the ability to: Know the first and second law of thermodynamics and the concepts of internal energy, work, entropy, enthalpy, and free energy Write mass and energy balances of non-reactive systems Solve quadratic and cubic equations Know how to differentiate and integrate functions Use computer software for linear and nonlinear algebraic equations, and linear and nonlinear regression. Course Outcomes: By the end of the course, you should be able to apply phase and reaction equilibrium concepts to chemical engineering problems, specifically: Solve phase equilibrium problems. Understand the concepts of chemical potential and fugacity. Select appropriate models for calculating phase equilibria of specific gas, liquid and solid mixtures. Calculate bubble
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