[ 296CPENPDEV19 ] VL Basic Plant Design and Engineering

Es ist eine neuere Version 2023W dieser LV im Curriculum Master's programme Medical Engineering 2023W vorhanden.
Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Chemistry Mark Hlawitschka 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Management in Chemical Technologies (MCT) 2021W
Objectives This lecture provides the fundamentals within the basic engineering area. It enables the students to explore the activities in which modern chemical engineers are involved.
Subject Description and specifications of components

  • Pumps, vessels, pipes and valves and field devices
  • Required materials and corrosion resistances
  • Creating and calculating flow charts
  • Stepwise development of a process plant design
  • Process for cost estimation
Criteria for evaluation Results of individual and group works during the class and also from homeworks
Methods Lecture with parallel training and implementation of design examples in groups
Language English
Study material
  • Seider, W. D., Seader, J. D., Lewin, Daniel R.: Process Design Principles; synthesis, Analysis and Evaluation; John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
  • Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. Wiley Online Library
  • Lecture notes
Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture 296ACATCAAV10: VL Chemischer Apparatebau und Anlagentechnik (2.6 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment