Kevin T Hodgson
Unit operations of particular interest in the pulp and paper industry in addition to those covered in CHEM E 330 and 340. Prerequisite: CHEM E 340. Offered: W.
This course is intended to cover the chemical engineering unit operations which are of particular relevance to the pulp and paper industry. Topics include fluid dynamics and pumping requirements of fiber suspensions, psychrometrics and cooling tower operations, pulp washing operations, analysis of multiple-effect evaporators, and combustion effects in the Kraft recovery cycle.
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