BPT-129
Distillation and Evaporation Theory
3 Credit Hours
This is an introduction to the fundamentals of distillation. Topics will include the basic principles behind the distillation of mixed composition solutions, the relationships between pressure, temperature, boiling point and vapor composition, and the construction and function of a basic distillation column. The laboratory portion of the course will provide hands-on experiences with the distillation of solutions under various conditions.