Process Design

Numbering Code U-ENG27 47072 LJ61
U-ENG27 47072 LJ76
Year/Term 2021 ・ First semester
Number of Credits 2 Course Type Lecture
Target Year Target Student
Language Japanese Day/Period Fri.3
Instructor name SOTOWA KENICHIRO (Graduate School of Engineering Professor)
  (Faculty of Engineering)
Outline and Purpose of the Course Students will learn fundamental skills of designing chemical processes which consist of various unit operations. A conceptual design exercise of a chemical process is carried out using the knowledge of chemical engineering and process simulation system.
Course Goals It is requested to understand the way of conceptual design, and to have the skill of designing chemical processes by applying the knowledge of chemical engineering and related field.
Schedule and Contents Concept of process design,1time,The concept of process design and the procedure of conceptual design are explained.
Evaluation methods,1time,After explaining the fundamental terms on economical efficiency evaluation, a single-year evaluation method and a multi-year evaluation method are explained.
How to use process simulators,1time,The sequential modular approach that is commonly used in the process simulators is explained. Then, how to use process simulator is explained using the demonstration.
Reality of process design,6times,According to the procedure of process design, some important points and available methods on market research, acquisition of data, process synthesis and equipment design are explained. (Intensive course)
Practice of a chemical process design,17times,The exercise on process design is performed by group consisting of 2 or 3 students.
Oral presentation,4times,The final design of each group is presented at the workshop where all members of the faculty attend.
Evaluation Methods and Policy The results are evaluated by the contents of the final report and the oral presentation.
Course Requirements The basic knowledge on chemical engineering such as unit operation is requested.
Study outside of Class (preparation and review)  
Textbooks Textbooks/References The reference materials are prepared by teachers.
Courses delivered by Instructors with Practical Work Experience 分類:

An omnibus course delivered by invited lecturers and guest speakers from different companies, etc.
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