APPLIED CHEMISTRY ( GROUP-1 ) (3300009)  

Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1
Chemical Bondings and Catalysis
Introduction
1.1 Theory Of Valence
1.2 Types of chemical bonds
1.2.1 Electrovalent bond,& its characteristics
1.2.2 Covalent bond & its characteristics
1.2.3 Co- ordinate bond & its characteristics
1.2.4 Hydrogen bond, its types and Significance
1.2.5 Metallic bond, Explationation of Metallic properties.
1.3 Intermolecular force of attraction
1.4 Molecular arrangement in solid, liquid and Gases.
1.5 Structure of solids.
1.5.1 Metallic solids- Unit cell- bcc, fcc and hcp packing of metals –examples and properties reflected by the packing of atoms
1.6 Catalysis,
1.6.1 Types of catalysis
1.6.2 Theory of Catalysis
1.7 Types of Catalyst
1.7.1 Positive Catalyst
1.7.2 Negative Catalyst
1.7.3 Auto-catalyst
1.8 Catalytic Promoter and Catalytic inhibitor
1.9 Industrial Application of Catalyst
2
Ionization And pH
2.1 Introduction
2.2 Arrhenius theory of ionization.
2.3 Ionic Equilibrium of water
2.3 Degree of ionization
2.3.1 Factors affecting the degree of ionization
2.4 Definition of pH
2.4.1 pH of acid, base and neutral solution
2.4.2 pH calculations of acid, base and salt solution at different concentration
2.4.3 Importance of pH in various fields.
3
Metal corrosion and its control
3.1. Explanation of corrosion
3.2 Types of corrosion
3.2.1 Dry corrosion: Oxidation corrosion mechanism corrosion-mechanism, Nature of oxide film
3.2.2 Wet corrosion-mechanism
3.2.3 Concentration cell corrosion
3.3 Pitting corrosion
3.4 Waterline corrosion
3.5 Crevice corrosion
3.6 Factors affecting the rate of corrosion,
3.7 Corrosion Control Modification of environment, Modification of the properties of metal, Use of protective coatings. Anodic and Cathodic protection, Modification in design and choice of material
4
Water Treatment
4.1. Hard water and soft water.
4.2 Types of hardness of water
4.2.1 Salts producing hardness of water.
4.2.2 Method to express the hardness of water
4.3 Estimation of total hardness by EDTA Method
4.3.1 Examples to calculate the hardness
4.4 Effect of hard water in Boiler operation
4.4.1 Scale and sludge formation and it’s Prevention
4.4.2 Priming and foaming and it’s prevention.
4.4.3. Caustic embrittlement and it’s prevention.
4.4.4 Corrosion and it’s prevention.
4.5 Softening of Water
4.5.1 Soda-Lime process
4.5.2 Permutit process
4.5.3 Ion Exchange process
4.5.4 Reverse Osmosis process
4.6 Treatment of Drinking water
4.6.1 Sedimentation
4.6.2 Coagulation
4.6.3 Filtration
4.6.4 Sterilization of water by chlorination
4.6.5 Break-point chlorination
4.7 Treatment of waste water
5
Cements, Glasses & Refractories
5.1 Cement, Constituting compound in cement
5.2 Composition of Portland cement
5.3 Manufacture of Portland cement
5.4 Setting and Hardening of cement
5.5 Glass and its general properties
5.6 Manufacture of glass
5.7 Variety of Glasses and their application
5.8 Definition & application of refractories.
5.9 Characteristics of refractories
5.10 Classification of refractories like
5.10.1 Acid refractories
5.10.2 Basic refractories
5.10.3 Neutral refractories
6
Paints, Varnishes & Insulators.
6.1 Definition of paints and Varnishes
6.2 Purpose of oil paint
6.3 Characteristics of oil pains
6.4 Ingredients of paints
6.5 Function and Examples of each ingredients
6.6 Varnish and its types
6.7 Difference between paints and varnishes
6.8 Definition Of Insulators
6.9 Characteristics of Insulators
6.10 Classification of insulators
6.11 Properties and Application of
6.11.1 Glass wool
6.11.2 Thermocole
7
Polymer, Adhesives & Elastomers
7.1 Introduction and Definition of Polymer and Monomer
7.2 Classification of Polymer on basis of Molecular structure as Linear, Branch and Cross-linked polymers
7.3 Classification on basis of monomers (homopolymer and copolymer)
7.4 Classification of Polymers on basis of Thermal behavior(Thermoplastics& Thermosetting)
7.5 Types polymerization Reaction
7.5.1 Addition Polymerization
7.5.2 Condensation Polymerization
7.6 Synthesis, properties and application of
7.6.1 Polyethylene
7.6.2 Polypropylene
7.6.3 Polyvinyl chloride
7.6.4Teflon
7.6.4 Polystyrene
7.6.5 Phenol formaldehyde
7.6.6 Acrylonitrile
7.6.7 Epoxy Resin
7.7 Define the term elastomers
7.8 Natural rubber and its properties
7.9 vulcanization of rubber
7.10 Synthetic rubber,Synthesis,properties and uses
7.10.1 Buna-S Rubber
7.10.2 Buna-N Rubber
7.10.3 Neoprene Rubber
7.11 Definition of adhesives and Examples
7.11.1 Characteristics of adhesives
7.11.2 Classification of adhesives and their uses.