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Optimum Temperature Trajectories (Feedback Strategies) Albet, J., Le Lann, J.M., Joulia, X. and Koehret, B., In Proceedings Computer Oriented Process Engineering (Elsevier Science Publishers B.V., Amsterdam, 1991), 75. Balasubramhanya, L.S. and Doyle III, F.J., J. Proc. Cont. 10 (2000), 209. Basualdo, M.S. and Ruiz, C.A., Lat. Ame. Appl. Res. 25-S (1995), 29. Barbosa, D. and Doherty, M.F Chem. Eng. Sei. 43 (1988), 529. Bernot, C., Doherty, M.F. and Malone, M.F., Chem. Eng. Sei. 46...

Batch Reactive Distillation Bread

Reactive Distillation processes combine the benefits of traditional unit operations with a substantial progress in reducing capital and operating costs and environmental impact BP Review, 1997 Taylor and Krishna, 2000 . Traditionally, as in many chemical industries, reaction and separation take place separately Figure 9.1 in a batch reactor followed by a batch distillation column Charalambides et al., 1994 . Therefore, the distillation of desired species cannot influence the conversion of the...

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Representation of Design, Operations and Separations Duties 7.3.1.1. Design and Operation Decision Variables It is aimed to optimally design a batch column capable of processing M number of feed mixtures, each mixture constituted of NCm number of components Multiple Separation Duties, Figure 7.3 . The most important variables characterising a batch column design are the still capacity B0 , the number of theoretical stages N and the vapour boilup rate V . The latter can be used to obtain...

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Batch Extractive Distillation BED Process. Mujtaba, 1999 a In this mode the solvent is fed to the column in a semi-continuous fashion at some point of the column Figure 10.3 . Mujtaba 1999 noted two strategies in this mode of operation as far as charging of the initial feed mixture is concerned. In this strategy the feed mixture is charged in the reboiler at the beginning of the process to its maximum capacity. For a given condenser vapour load Vc, if the reflux ratio R which...

Design And Operation Optimisation

There are many papers in the literature dealing with the optimisation of the operation of batch distillation for a given column design and for a single separation duty Farhat et al. 1990 Bernot et al., 1991, 1993 Logsdon and Biegler, 1993 Mujtaba and Macchietto, 1993 . However, the design of batch columns has attracted much less attention. The main design parameters Al-Tuwaim and Luyben, 1991 are the Number of stages plates in the column Still capacity batch size Reboiler and condenser size...

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Where Mw is the vapour molecular weight, pv is the vapour density lb ft3 , Vm is the maximum allowable superficial velocity ft s given by where Kv empirical constant 0.3 ft s for 24-in spacing between plates pL is the liquid density lb ft3 . c. The energy consumption ', Btu hr where, Hv' is the molal heat of vaporisation of the feed Btu lb mole d. The steam flowrate W lb hr where, Hv is the heat of vaporisation of steam 915.5 Btu lb The Energy Cost Cg, hr can be calculated using e. The reboiler...

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Quasi-steady State Off-cut Recycle Strategy in Binary Batch Distillation Mayur et al. measured the benefits of recycling in terms of a potential reduction in batch time. However the benefits may be measured Mujtaba, 1989 as follows 1. Reduction in batch time For a given fresh feed and a given separation, the column performance is measured in terms of minimum batch time required to achieve a desired separation specified top product purity x D and bottom product purity x B2 for binary...

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XB1A lt 0.0, 0.0, 0.004,0.996 gt Figure 4.20. MultiBD Column - Product Amounts and Compositions 4.4. Packed Batch Distillation and Model Extensive literature survey shows that only a few considered modelling, simulation and optimal control of such column Hitch and Rousseau, 1988 Hansen and Jorgensen, 1986 . Nad and Spiegel 1987 simulated their experimental packed column using the methods developed for tray columns by estimating the number of trays representative of the packed height. The...