Chemical Process Technology (2143505)   Old Code : 173501

Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1
Crude distillation:
Petroleum crude characteristics, Natural Gas, Crude distillation, Manufacturing Processes of ethylene, propylene, butanes, benzene, toluene & xylene. Butadiene, & the rest C4 components. Manufacture of synthesis gas from Natural gas, Naphtha and coal.
10
20 %
2
Petrochemicals:
Process engineering aspects of manufacture of Methanol & methanol based chemicals such as acetic acid, dimethyl ether, dimethyl carbonate, etc. Ethylene oxide, glycols, vinyl chloride, vinyl acetate, Propylene oxide, hydroformylation of propene to manufacture butyraldehyde. Manufacture of aromatics, terephthalic acid, phthalic anhydride, phenol, nitrobenzene, aniline.
12
30 %
3
Inorganic and fertilizer industry.
Manufacturing Processes of Sulphuric acid, Ammonia & Nitric acid, Urea, Chlor alkali (Caustic Soda & Soda ash) Phosphoric acid.
12
20 %
4
Fermentation industry:
Industrial alcohol, absolute alcohol, beers wines and liquors, Manufacturing of Citric acid by Fermentation
6
15 %
5
Water conditioning and air separation:
Water conditioning methods: Ion exchange, lime soda process, dearation, demineralization and desalting. Air separation.
6
15 %