Credits: 5

Schedule: 09.09.2019 - 22.10.2019

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

associate prof. Marjatta Louhi-Kultanen

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

After the course the student
*is able to utilize phase equilibrium data in design of separation processes
*is able to design unit operations in product purification and solvent recycling
*is capable of modelling and designing separation processes
*is capable to apply process simulators in solving mass and energy balances of separation processes

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Phase equilibria and thermodynamic models of non-electrolyte and electrolyte systems,
energy requirements of thermal separation processes,
role of unit operations in product purification and solvent recycle,
modelling and design of unit operations and process simulation techniques.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

lectures, computer class exercises, mandatory homework assignments, exam

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures 12 h
Exercises 36 h
Homework assignments 40 h
Other independent studying 45 h

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

To be announced later.

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

KE-42.3100 Kemian laitetekniikka II a (5 op) or KE-42.3200 Fundamentals of Separation Processes (5 cr). 

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Fail, 1 – 5

Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 



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