CHME 4500
Fall 2013
Chemical Reactor Design
Bequette
21 October 2013
Homework #7 Chapters 11& 12 (Fogler)
Due Thursday, 24 October 2013, 12:00 pm
1. Solve Example 12-1, butane isomerization. Please include your function and script files.
(a) Provide a sin

CHME 4500 Bequette
Fall 2013
Chemical Reactor Design
Homework #3 (solution) Chapter 4 (Fogler)
Due Thursday, 19 September 2013, 12:00 pm
19 September
2013
1. P4-8
The following reaction is carried out isothermally:
B
A
C
Molar feed rate is 50% N2 and 50%

CHME 4500
Fall 2013
1. P5-9
Chemical Reactor Design
Homework #4 (solutions) Chapter 5 (Fogler)
Due Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 12:00 pm
Bequette
21 September 2013
2. P5-10
3. The outlet pressure is given as 2.5 atm or 253.3 kPa (P) and the inlet pressur

CHME 4500
Fall 2013
Bequette
7 September 2013
Chemical Reactor Design
Homework #2 Chapter 3 (Fogler)
Due Thursday, 12 September 2012, 12:00 pm
1. Consider a liquid-phase batch reactor, with first-order reaction kinetics. Based on the
experimental concentr

CHME 4500 Bequette
Fall 2013
Chemical Reactor Design
Homework #2 (solution) Chapter 3 (Fogler)
Due Thursday, 12 September 2013, 12:00 pm
12 September
2013
1. (a) As the batch reactor follows First Order (FO) reaction kinetics, the following equation still

CHME 4500
Fall 2013
Chemical Reactor Design
Homework #6(solutions) Chapters 8 (Fogler)
Due Thursday, 17 October 2013, 12:00 pm
The MATLAB code and plots are shown below.
Bequette
12 October 2013
The MATLAB code shows CB as a function of temperature. The
M

CHME 4500
Prof. Bequette
Fall 2013
Chemical Reactor Design
28 October 2013
Homework 8 (Chapters 12 and 13, Fogler) (Solutions) Due 4 Nov (Monday), 12:00 pm
Background for Propylene Glycol Reactor (from Module 8 of B.W. Bequette, Process
Control: Modeling,

CHME 4500
Fall 2013
Chemical Reactor Design
Homework #10(Solutions) Chapter 10 (Fogler)
Due Thursday, 5th December 2013, 12:00 pm
Bequette
2nd December 2013
1. Based on the problem statement of Example 10-2 (pg 453, Foglers) the MATLAB code
and plots are

CHME 4500
Fall 2013
Chemical Reactor Design
Homework #9 (Solutions) Chapter 9 (Fogler)
Due Wednesday, 27 November 2013, 12:00 pm
Bequette
20 November 2013
1. Based on the problem statement given in example 9-5, the MATLAB code is given
below:
Function fil

CHME 4500 Bequette
Fall 2013
Chemical Reactor Design
ctober 2013
Homework #5(solutions) Chapters 6-7 (Fogler)
Due Thursday, 10 October 2013, 12:00 pm
1. P 6-9
Refer to the MATLAB code below for the flow-rate and concentration profiles of the species. Also

CHME 4500
Fall 2013
Chemical Reactor Design
Prof. Bequette
28 October 2013
Homework 8 (Chapters 12 and 13, Fogler) Due 4 Nov (Monday), 12:00 pm
Background for Propylene Glycol Reactor (from Module 8 of B.W. Bequette, Process
Control: Modeling, Design and

CHME 4500
Fall 2013
Chemical Reactor Design
Bequette
21 September 2013
Homework #4 Chapter 5 (Fogler)
Due Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 12:00 pm
Reminder: Show all your work and turn in your stapled homework into a box in the
Coonley Lounge in the Rickett

CHME 4500
Fall 2013
Chemical Reactor Design
Bequette
13 September 2013
Homework #3 Chapter 4 (Fogler)
Due Thursday, 19 September 2013, 12:00 pm
1. Solve problem P4-8
2. Solve problem P4-9
3. Use MATLAB and ode45 to perform the following analysis of the re

CHME 4500
Fall 2013
Chemical Reactor Design
Bequette
20 November 2013
Homework #9 Chapter 9 (Fogler)
Due Wednesday, 27 November 2013, 12:00 pm
1. Solve Example 9-5, Bacterial Growth in a Batch Reactor. Please include your function and
script files. Provid

CHME 4500
Fall 2013
Chemical Reactor Design
Bequette
21 October 2013
Homework #7(Solutions) Chapters 11& 12 (Fogler)
Due Thursday, 24 October 2013, 12:00 pm
1. From the data given in example 12-1, in the textbook, MATLAB codes have been shown below
along