ChemE 3230 (Spring 2009) Problem Set #5 (Due by 03/13/2009)
1.0 A plant piping system takes a liquid process stream ( = 60 cP, S.G. = 0.9) from one vessel at 20 psig to another vessel at 80 psig. The system contains 1000 ft. of 2 in Sch 40 pipe, 40 s
ChemE 323 (Spring 2009) Problem Set #6 (Due by 03/30/2009)
1.0 You must select a pump to transfer an organic liquid between two vessels, each at a pressure of 10 psia, at a rate of 1000 gpm. The viscosity of the liquid is 5 cP, S.G. of 0.87 and the p
ChemE 3230 (Spring 2009) Problem Set #4 (Due by 03/06/2009)
1.0 A fluidized bed reactor containing catalyst particles (SG 1.65, mean diameter: 50 m.), is used to convert a hydrogen chloride gas stream into chlorine gas at a temperature of 400 oF and
ChemE 323 (Spring 2009) Problem Set #3 (Due by 02/20/2009)
1.0 You are in charge of designing a pipe network to supply water to a subdivision located 2 miles away from a water holding tank. The water level in the tank is 150 ft. above ground; the pre
ChemE 3230 Fluid Mechanics
Spring Semester, 2009
What is a Chemical Engineer ?
a) An Engineer who manufactures chemicals. b) A Chemist who works in a factory. c) An Engineer who knows Chemistry. d) A highly-paid plumber.
Why Study Fluid Mechanics?
ChemE 3230 (Spring 2009) PROBLEM Set #1 (Due by 02/06/2009)
1.0 Read Denn Chapters 1-3 2.0 Using index notation, prove the following identities. (i) ( a T ) b = a ( T b ) . (ii) T ( a b ) = a ( T b ) ( T a )b . (iii) "( !u ) = ! ( "u ) + "!
ChemE 3230 (Spring 2009) Problem Set #2 (Due by 02/13/2009)
1.0 You are given a liquid (SG = 0.97) and asked to determine its viscosity. You place the fluid in a large open container to which a 20 cm long, smooth vertical tube, with inside diameter o