VTU Chemical Engineering 5th Semester Syllabus

Chemical Engineering 5th Semester Syllabus

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MANAGEMENT & ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Subject Code : 10AL51

IA Marks : 25
No. of Lecture Hours/Week : 04 Exam Hours : 03
Total No. of Lecture Hours : 52 Exam Marks : 100

PART – A

MANAGEMENT

UNIT 1:
Management: Introduction: Meaning – nature and characteristics of Management, Scope and functional areas of management – Management as a science, art or profession – Management & Administration – Roles of Management, Levels of Management, Development of Management Thought – early management approaches – Modern management approaches. 7 Hours

UNIT 2:
Planning: Nature, importance and purpose of planning process – Objectives – Types of plans (Meaning only) – Decision making – Importance of planning – Steps in planning & planning premises – Hierarchy of plans. 6 Hours

UNIT 3:
Organising And Staffing: Nature and purpose of organization – Principles of organization – Types of organization – Departmentation – Committees – Centralization Vs Decentralization of authority and responsibility – Span of control – MBO and MBE(Meaning only) Nature and importance of Staffing – Process of Selection & Recruitment (in brief). 7 Hours

UNIT 4:
Directing & Controlling: Meaning and nature of directing – Leadership styles, Motivation Theories, Communication – Meaning and importance – Coordination, meaning and importance and Techniques of Co – ordination. Meaning and steps in controlling – Essentials of a sound control system – Methods of establishing control (in brief). 6 Hours

PART – B
ENTREPRENEURSHIP

UNIT 5:
Entrepreneur: Meaning of Entrepreneur; Evolution of the Concept, Functions of an Entrepreneur, types of Entrepreneur, intrapreneur – an emerging emerging Class. Concept of Entrepreneurship – Evolution of Entrepreneurship, Development of Entrepreneurship. 6 Hours

UNIT 6:
Small Scale Industry: Definition; Characteristics; Need and rationale: Scope; role of SSI in Economic Development. Advantages of SSI. Steps to Start and SSI – Government policy towards SSI; Different Policies of S.S.I.; Government Support for S.S.I. during 5 year plans. Impact of Liberalization, Privatization, Globalization on S.S.I., Effect of WTO/GATT Supporting Agencies of Government for S.S.I., Meaning; Nature of Support; Objectives; Functions; Types of Help; Ancillary Industry and Tiny Industry (Definition only). 6 Hours

UNIT 7:
Institutional Support: Different Schemes; TECKSOK; KIADB; KSSICE; KSIMC; DIC Single Window Agency: SISI; NSIC; SIDBI; KSFC. 8 Hours

UNIT 8:
Preparation Of Project: Meaning of Project; Project Identification; Project Selection; Project Report; Need and Significance of Report; Contents; formulation; Guidelines by Planning Commission Identification of Business Opportunities: Market Feasibility Study; Technical Feasibility Study; Financial Feasibility Study & Social Feasibility Study. 6 Hours

Text Books:

  • 1. Principles of Management,P.C. Tripathi, P.N.Reddy; 3rd Edition ,Tata McGraw Hill, 2005.
  • 2. Dynamics of Entrepreneurial Development & Management, Vansant Desai, 4th Edition , Himalaya Publishing House, 2001.
  • 3. Entrepreneurship Development, Small Business Enterprise, Poornima M Charantimath, 1st Edition ,Pearson Education, 2006.
  • 4. Management and Enterprenurship, NVR Naidu and Krishna Rao, I K International, 2008.

Reference Books:

  • 1. Management Fundamentals, Concepts, Application, Skill Development, Robert Lusier, 4th Edition, Thomson, USA.
  • 2. Entrepreneurship Development, S S Khanka, S Chand & Co., 2006.
  • 3. Management, Stephen Robbins, 17th Edition, Pearson Education/PHI, 2003.

CHEMICAL PROCESS INDUSTRIES
Subject Code : 10CH52

IA Marks : 25
No. of Lecture Hours/Week : 04 Exam Hours : 03
Total No. of Lecture Hours : 52 Exam Marks : 100

PART – A

UNIT 1:
Sulfur: Elemental Sulfur mining, Sulfur from ores, Oxides of Sulfur (SO2, SO3). Industrial Gases: CO2, H2, O2, N2 , Water gas and Shift gas. 7 Hours

UNIT 2:
Acids: Sulfuric, Nitric, Hydrochloric, phosphoric acid. Chlor-Alkali Industries: Sodium chloride, Soda ash, Caustic soda, Chlorine, Bleaching powder. 6 Hours

UNIT 3:
Fertilizers: Ammonia, Urea, Ammonium chloride, Ammonium nitrate, Ammonium phosphate, Ammonium sulfate, DAP, Biofertilizers. 7 Hours

UNIT 4:
Phosphorous Industries: Manufacture of white and Red Phosphorus, Pentoxide, Phosphatic Fertilizers, Super Phosphate and Triple Super Phosphate. 6 Hours

PART – B

UNIT 5:
Fermentation Industries: Production of alcohol, acetic acid and citric, penicillin. 6 Hours

UNIT 6:
Petroleum Industries: Constituents of crude petroleum refining and processing. Production of Ethylene, Propylene. 7 Hours

UNIT 7:
Polymers and Rubber: Polymerization, PVC, LDPE, Polyproylene, cross linked polymers, natural rubber, synthetic rubber and rubber compounding. 6 Hours

UNIT 8:
Miscellaneous Industries: Paints, Pigments, Vanishes, Enamel, Lacquers – White Lead and Zinc oxide, Hydrogen peroxide (H2O2), Silicon carbide (SiC), Glass, Cement, Chlorine and Fluorine based industries. 7 Hours

Text Books:

  • 1. Chemical Process Industries, Shreve’s, 4th Edition, McGraw Hill.
  • 2. Dryden – Outlines of Chemical Technology for 21st Century, Gopal Rao & Marshall Sittig, 3rd Edition., EWP.
  • 3. Unit Processes in Organic Chemical Industries, Desikan and Sivakumar (Eds.), CEDC, IITM, 1982.

Reference Book:

  • 1. Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology, Kirk and Othmer, 27 volume set, 5th Edition, Wiley, 2004.

MASS TRANSFER – I
Subject Code : 10CH53

IA Marks : 25
No. of Lecture Hours/Week : 04 Exam Hours : 03
Total No. of Lecture Hours : 52 Exam Marks : 100

PART – A

UNIT 1:
Introduction: Types of diffusion in fluids. Types of diffusion in solid. Measurement and calculations of diffusivities. 6 Hours

UNIT 2:
Eddy Diffusion: Mass transfer coefficients and their correlations. Theories of mass Transfer. Interphase mass transfer. Jd factor, Analogies in mass, heat and momentum transfer processes. 6 Hours

UNIT 3:
Stage-Wise Operations: Material balance for co-current, cross-current and counter-current operations. Concept of stages, cascades operation, NTU and HTU concepts. 6 Hours

UNIT 4:
Humidification: General theory. Psychrometric chart. Concepts in humidification, dehumidification. Design of cooling towers. 8 Hours

PART – B

UNIT 5:
Drying: Introduction, Equilibria, Drying rate curves. Mechanism of drying, types of dryers. Design of batch and continuous dryers. 7 Hours

UNIT 6:
Crystallization: Factors governing nucleation and crystal growth rates. Controlled growth of crystals. Incorporation of principles into design of equipment. Different types of crystallizer equipment. 6 Hours

UNIT 7:
Adsorption: Theories of adsorption. Isotherms, Industrial adsorbents. Equipment, Batch & continuous multistage Adsorption. 7 Hours

UNIT 8:
Introduction to Novel Separations: Ion exchange, Membrane processes – Reverse Osmosis, Dialysis, Ultra and Micro-filtrations, Super-critical fluid extraction. (Working principles and operations only) 6 Hours

Text Books:

  • 1. Mass Transfer Operations – Robert E Treybal, 3rd Edition, McGraw Hill, 1981.
  • 2. Unit Operations in Chemical Engineering – McCabe & Smith, 6th Edition, McGraw Hill, 2001.

Reference Books:

  • 1. Chemical Engineering Vol I, II, IV and V – Coulson and Richardson, 4th Edition, Pergamon Press, 1998.
  • 2. Introduction to Chemical Engineering – Badger & Banchero, TMH 6th Reprint 1998.
  • 3. Principles of Unit Operation – Foust et.el., 2nd Edition, John Wiley, 1994.
  • 4. Transport Processes and Unit Operation – Geankoplis C J, Prentice Hall (I), 2000.
  • 5. Applied process design for Chemical and petrochemical plant Ludwig, 2nd Edition, Gulf Publishing, 2002.

CHEMICAL REACTION ENGINEERING – I
Subject Code : 10CH54

IA Marks : 25
No. of Lecture Hours/Week : 04 Exam Hours : 03
Total No. of Lecture Hours : 52 Exam Marks : 100

PART – A

UNIT 1:
Introduction: Scope of Chemical Reaction Engineering. Classification of reactions. Rate equation and rate of reaction. Factors affecting rate of reaction. Chemical kinetics and Thermodynamics Equilibrium. Temperature dependency of rate constant from Arrhenius, Collision and Transition state theories. Molecularity and order of reaction. 6 Hours

UNIT 2:
Non-Elementary Reactions: Difference between elementary and non-elementary reactions. Kinetic models and mechanisms for non-elementary reactions. Types of reactors. 6 Hours

UNIT 3:
Homogeneous Reactions: Interpretation of batch reactor data. Constant & Variable Volume batch reactor. Analysis : Differential method, Integral method, half-life method. Method of excess and method of isolation (For Reversible and Irreversible reactions up to second order). Autocatalytic reactions. 7 Hours

UNIT 4:
Design Of Ideal Reactors: Concept of ideality. Development of design equations for batch, tubular and stirred tank reactors for both constant and variable volume reactions. Evaluation of rate equations from data obtained in these reactors. 7 Hours

PART – B

UNIT 5:
Comparison Of Ideal Reactors: General graphical comparison. Multiple Reactor Systems: Plug flow and/or Mixed flow reactors in Series, parallel and series parallel. Reactors of different types and sizes in series. 6 Hours

UNIT 6:
Design Of Reactors For Multiple Reactions: Design of Batch reactor, Plug and Mixed flow reactors for Parallel, Series and Series-Parallel reactions (Only irreversible reactions must be considered). 7 Hours

UNIT 7:
Non-Isothermal Reactors: Introduction, effect of temperature on equilibrium constant and heat of reaction, Material and Energy balances, conversions in adiabatic and non-adiabatic reactors. 7 Hours

UNIT 8:
Analysis Of Non Isothermal Reactor: Design procedure (For single/ simple reactions only). Optimum temperature Progression. 6 Hours

TEXT BOOKS:

  • 1. Chemical Reaction Engineering, Octave Levenspeil, 3rd edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2001.
  • 2. Elements of Chemical Reaction Engineering, H. Scott Fogler, 3rd edition, Prentice Hall 2001.

REFERENCE BOOK:

  • 1. Chemical Engineering Kinetics, J.M. Smith, 3rd Edition, McGraw Hill, 1984.

POLLUTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL EINGINEERING
Subject Code : 10CH55

IA Marks : 25
No. of Lecture Hours/Week : 04 Exam Hours : 03
Total No. of Lecture Hours : 52 Exam Marks : 100

PART – A

UNIT 1:
Introduction: Importance of environment for mankind. Biosphere and layers of atmosphere. Hydrological cycle and nutrient cycles. Types of pollution. Damages from environmental pollution. Need of environmental legislations and environmental Acts in India. Functions of central and state pollution control boards. 6 Hours

UNIT 2:
Sources, Sampling and Analysis Of Wastewater: Water resources. Origin of wastewater. Evaluation, classification and characterization of wastewater. Physical and chemical characteristics. BOD, COD and their importance. Types of water pollutants and their effects. Sampling, and methods of analysis. 7 Hours

UNIT 3:
Wastewater Treatment: Preliminary, primary, secondary and tertiary treatments of wastewater. Sludge treatment and disposal. Advanced wastewater treatment. Recovery of materials from process effluents. 7 Hours

UNIT 4:
Applications To Industries: Norms and standards of treated water. Origin, characteristics, and treatment methods in typical industries – petroleum refinery, pulp and paper, fertilizer, distillery, tannery, and textile processing. 6 Hours

PART – B

UNIT 5:
Air Pollution Aspects: Nature of air pollution. Classification of air pollutants. Sources of air pollutants. Air quality criteria and standards. Plume behaviour and dispersion of air pollutants. Effects of air pollution on health, vegetation, and materials. 7 Hours

UNIT 6:
Air Pollution Control: Sampling of pollutants. Methods of estimation of air pollutants. Automobile pollution. Control methods for particulates and gaseous pollutants. Origin, control methods, and equipment used in typical industries – Thermal power plants, metallurgical industries, and cement industries. 7 Hours

UNIT 7:
Solid Waste Treatment: Origin, Classification and microbiology. Properties and their variation. Engineered systems for solid waste management – generation, onsite handling, storage, collection, transfer and transport, composting, sanitary land filling. 6 Hours

UNIT 8:
Noise Control: Sources and definitions. Determination of noise levels. Noise control criteria and noise exposure index. Administrative and engineering controls. Acoustic absorptive materials. 6 Hours

Text Books:

  • 1. Environmental Pollution Control Engg, C.S. Rao, 2nd Edition, New Age International Reprint, 2002.
  • 2. Pollution Control in Process Industries, S.P. Mahajan, Tata Mc Graw Hill, 22nd Reprint, 1999.

Reference Books:

  • 1. Principles and Practices of Air Pollution Control and Analysis, J.R. Mudakavi, I.K. International Publishing Home Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, 2010.
  • 2. Air Pollution, H.C. Perkins, McGraw Hill, 1974.
  • 3. Solid Waste Management, D.J. Hagery et.al., Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1973.
  • 4. Industrial Pollution Control Handbook, Lund, H.F., 6th Edition, Vol.1, McGraw Hill, 1971.
  • 5. Noise Abatement, Duerden, Buttreworth, 1970.
  • 6. Introduction to Environmental Engg, Davis., 3rd Edition, McGraw Hill, 1998.
  • 7. Waste Water Engineering Treatment Disposal Reuse, Metcalf and Eddy, 4th Edition, Tata McGraw Hill, 2003.
  • 8. Environmental Engineering, G.N. Pandey and G.C. Carney, Tata McGraw Hill, 11th Reprint, 2002.
  • 9. Integrated Solid Waste Management, George Tchobanoglous et al, 2nd Edition, McGraw Hill & Co, 1993.

CHEMICAL EQUIPMENT DESIGN
Subject Code : 10CH56

IA Marks : 25
No. of Lecture Hours/Week : 04 Exam Hours : 03
Total No. of Lecture Hours : 52 Exam Marks : 100

PART – A

UNIT 1:
Introduction: Basic considerations in design. General design procedure. Equipment classification. Various components of process equipment. Design parameters. Pressure vessel codes. 6 Hours

UNIT 2:
Design Considerations: Material selection. Factors affecting design. Stresses due to static and dynamic loads (Internal & External). Temperature effects. Economic considerations. 6 Hours

UNIT 3:
Design of Pressure Vessels: Design parameters, conditions & stresses. Design of shell, and other vessel components. Vessel at low & high operating temperatures. Design problems using given process parameters. 7 Hours

UNIT 4:
Vessel Component Design: Design of supports for vessels – Bracket, Lug, Leg, Saddle and Skirt supports. Design of flanges & nozzles – Classification of flanges. Flange thickness calculation, Gasket selection and design, Bolt selection and calculation. Nozzle design. Design of vessel closures – Flat plates, Formed heads, Elliptical & Hemispherical heads. 7 Hours

PART – B

UNIT 5:
Storage Vessels: Process conditions and design parameters for storage of volatile, non-volatile fluids & gases. Design of cylindrical tanks with fixed roofs. Design of partially filled spherical tanks. Design of components, supports and selection of vessels accessories & mountings. Numerical problems. 7 Hours

UNIT 6:
Reaction Vessels: Design of reaction tanks with agitation and jacket. Types of agitators, baffles. Power requirement calculations. Design of tank dimensions and agitation system components. Drive calculations & selection of accessories. Design of jackets. Support calculations for the system. Numerical problems. 7 Hours

UNIT 7:
Tall Vertical Vessels: Vessels subjected to various loads, Multi shell constructions. Determination of shell thickness. Supports for columns. 6 Hours

UNIT 8:
Pipe Line Design: Pipe line sizing, Condensate and steam pipe design, Optimum size of delivery line in pumping operations. Concepts of P & I Diagrams, P & I Diagram for simple processes. 6 Hours

Text Books:

  • 1. Process Equipment Design – M. V. Joshi, 3rd Edn., Macmillan & Co. India, Delhi, 1998.
  • 2. Process Equipment Design – Vessel Design, Brownell & Young, John Willey, 1959.
  • 3. Process Design of Equipment – Vol 1, S. D. Dawande, 3rd. Edn, Central Techno Publications. 2003.

Reference Books:

  • 1. Chemical Engineers Handbook, Perry & Green, 7th Edn, McGraw Hill, 1997.
  • 2. Pressure Vessel Code – IS 2825, IS Code, B.I.S., New Delhi, 1969.
  • 3. Flow of Fluids through Valves, Fittings & Pipes, Crane Amazon, 2006.

POLLUTION CONTROL AND INSTRUMENTATION ANALYSIS LABORATORY
Subject Code : 10CHL57

IA Marks : 25
No. of Practical Hours/Week : 03 Exam Hours : 04
Total No. of Hours : 39 Exam Marks : 50

The experiment should be based on the following topics;

  • 1. Analysis of effluents for pH, alkalinity and turbidity
  • 2. Determination of COD and BOD
  • 3. Volatile, Fixed, Filterable and Dissolved solid analysis
  • 4. Analysis by ion selective electrode (any two anions)
  • 5. Measurement of particulate matter in Air
  • 6. Measurement of SO2 in air
  • 7. Analysis of exhaust be Orsat apparatus
  • 8. Analysis of flue gases by Gas chromatograph
  • 9. UV Spectrophotometer
  • 10. KF Auto titrator
  • 11. Flame photometer
  • 12. Turbidometer
  • 13. Dissolved Oxygen measurement
  • 14. Bomb calorimeter
  • 15. Viscometer
  • 16. Polarograph
  • 17. Potentiometer titration

Note: Minimum of 10 experiments are to be conducted.

HEAT TRANSFER LABORATORY
Subject Code : 10CHL58

IA Marks : 25
No. of Practical Hours/Week : 03 Exam Hours : 04
Total No. of Hours : 39 Exam Marks : 50

The experiment should be based on the following topics;

  • 1. Natural Convection in Bare and Finned tube
  • 2. Vertical Shell and tube Heat exchanger (Condenser)
  • 3. Horizontal Shell and tube Heat exchanger (Condenser)
  • 4. Helical Coil Heat exchanger
  • 5. Emissivity Determination
  • 6. Effect of Geometry on Natural convection
  • 7. Heat Transfer in Packed Beds
  • 8. Double Pipe Heat Exchanger
  • 9. Heat Transfer in Jacketed Vessel
  • 10. Determination of Insulation Thickness
  • 11. Transient Heat Conduction
  • 12. Heat Transfer in Fluidized Beds
  • 13. Evaporator
  • 14. Solar Heater
  • 15. Spiral Plate Heat Exchanger
  • 16. Cross Flow Heat Exchanger

Note: Minimum of 10 experiments are to be conducted.

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