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**Aim Of Objective:**

- To enhance the students to develop enrich practical knowledge on computational process simulator with different refinery operation.
- To provide an industrial working environment and practical working knowledge on different oil/gas upstream sectors
- To give the students an understanding the fundamentals concepts in mathematics, problem solving and computer programming.

**List Of Equipment For A Batch Of 30 Students:**

Minimum10 experiments to be offered

Stand-alone desktops/servers with respective simulation software’s 30 users.

Software’s

MATLAB Single-user license

Chemical engineering simulation software

process simulator software package – Petrochemical Engineering Suite Open source office Modelling in Reservoir Characterization

**List Of Suggested Exercises:**

Practice the following using process simulator. The simulator can be used from Virtual Lab simulators:

- Change the P & I values and process parameters and observe the change in trend, bar graph and mimics
- Attend the malfunction occurring in the plant then restoring to its design conditions.
- Perform the experiments using the simulator by varying the process variables and tabulate the results.
- Practice correct start-up and shut-down procedure of plant.

Practice the above exercise on the modules given below using a process simulator.

- Glass plant .
- Refinery operations.
- Fractionation column for the distillation of binary mixture.
- shell and tube Heat exchanger
- Level and flow control in different sizes of vessel
- Centrifugal pump
- Centrifugal compressor
- Fluidized bed column
- Packed bed column
- Cyclone separator
- Evaporator
- Crude Distillation unit
- Manufacture of urea in urea plant

- Equations of state using Newton‘s method
- Regression for parameter estimation using a set of data points
- Equilibrium flash distillation (Multicomponent Ideal)
- Solving a simple flow sheet by simultaneous approach
- Simulation of batch Distillation (binary ideal).
- Gravity Flow Tank
- Heat Exchanger
- Absorber

**Specific examples in MATLAB/EXCEL / PROCESS SIMULATION SOFTWARE TOOL:**

- Solving equation of state, regression of parameters using EXCEL/MATLAB
- Calculation of Reynolds number, friction factor and pressure drop using EXCEL/MATLAB
- Calculation of heat transfer coefficient in a Crude Heat Exchanger using EXCEL/MATLAB
- Calculation ofminimumRefluxratioforbinary/tertiary system in a fraction ators using EXCEL/ MATLAB
- Calculation of HTU and NTU in a Absorber using EXCEL/MATLAB
- Calculation of Antoine‘s coefficient using EXCEL/MATLAB
- Estimation of settling velocity ofsolidsinliquidsusingStoke‘slawusingEXCEL/MATLAB
- CalculationofminimumnumberofstagesinadistillationcolumnusingEXCEL/MATLAB
- Solving mass and energy balance problems using EXCEL/MATLAB
- Dynamic simulation of an Absorption column using PROCESS SIMULATION SOFTWARE TOOL
- Developing Heat and Mass balance diagram using PROCESS SIMULATION SOFTWARE TOOL

**References:**

- Bequette.B.W, ― ProcessDynamics‖: Modeling, Analysis and Simulation,‖PrenticeHall(1998)
- Himmelblau.D.M.andBischoff. K.B, ―ProcessAnalysisandSimulation‖, Wiley, 1988.
- Strang.G.,||| Introduction to Linear Algebra||, Cambridge Press, 4th edition, 2009.
- William. Luyben, ―Process Modeling, simulation and control for Chemical Engineers, 2nd Edn., Mc Graw Hill International Editions, New York, 1990.
- Chapra. S.C. and Canale. R.P. ―Numerical Methods for Engineers ‖, McGraw Hill, 2001.

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