• Course Code: CHME406
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3Crs.3Lec,0Lab)
  • Course Type: Chemical Engineering Core Courses (CECC)

Course Description

Fundamentals of catalytic science; catalyst properties, preparation and characterization. Industrial catalytic processes: Hydrogen Production and Synthesis Gas Reactions (Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis), Hydrogenation and dehydrogenation of organic compounds, Oxidation of organic and inorganic compounds. Catalytic reactor design and catalyst deactivation. Pre-req.: CHEM345