Advances In Particle Technology

This course introduces students to application of chemical engineering fundamentals in the particle processing industry. Processes involving particles are an important part of the chemical process industry. These processes range from fluidized catalytic cracking of oils to coating processes in the pharmaceutical industry. Students will use advanced principles in fluid flow, heat and mass transport, and kinetics to analyze and design particle manufacturing processes and chemical industry processes involving particles. Novel processes will also be discussed and analyzed.