Eng-Chemistry-Forth Year

  1. Unit Operations I (Fourth Year - First Semester )
  • Transfer of Heat
  • Mass and Momentum
  • Reynolds Analogy
  • Boundary Layer Theory
  • Non Newtonian Fluids
  • Mixing
  1. Process Control I (Fourth Year - First Semester )
  • General Introduction.
  • Variables Classification.
  • Control System Design.
  • Feedback Control System.
  • Feed Forward Control System.
  • Inferential Control System.
  • Laplace Transform.
  • Forcing Functions.
  • Transfer Function.
  • First Order Response.
  • Mathematical Modeling
  • Modeling of Chemical Engineering Processes
  1. Petrochemical Industries I (Fourth Year - First Semester )
  • Introduction
  • Raw Materials for Petrochemical Industries
  • Production of BTX Hydrocarbon
  • Synthetic Gas Production
  • Production of the Basic Materials for the Petrochemical Industry (Olefins and Aromatics)
  • Petrochemicals from Methane
  • Ethylene Derivatives
  • Propylene Derivatives
  • High Molecular Weight Olefins Derivatives
  • Petrochemical from n.Paraffins
  1. Equipment Design I (Fourth Year - First Semester )
  • Introduction to Chemical Manufacture Processes.
  • Process Design Considerations.
  • Flow Sheet of Process Design.
  • Types of Flow Sheets and Symbols
  • Piping and Instrument Diagram.
  • Mechanical Design of Piping Systems.
  • Valves.
  • Flanges.
  • General Side Considerations.
  • Cost Estimation.
  • Project Evaluation.
  • Equipment Selection.
  • Liquid-Liquid Separator.
  • Gas-Liquid Separator.
  • Gas-Solid Separator.
  • Storage Tanks.
  • Pressure Vessels.
  1. Petroleum Refining I (Fourth Year - First Semester )
  • Introduction: History and Development of Refining Processes Kinds of Refineries.
  • Chemical Composition of Petroleum.
  • Classification of Petroleum
  • From Crude Oil
  • Physical and Thermodynamic Properties of Petroleum Oils.
  • Analysis & Evaluation of Petroleum Oils.
  • Crude Distillation
  1. Computer Applications I (Fourth Year - First Semester )
  • Introduction
  • Arrays, Transpose Operation, and Matrix operations
  • Function Discovery, MATLAB m-files
  • Solution of Equation of State, Interpolation
  • Activity Coefficients Models
  • Flash Vaporization
  • Bubble and Dew Point Calculations
  • Simulation of Multi-Component Distillation Columns
  • Simulation of Chemical Process with Recycle Streams
  • Calculation of the Adiabatic Flame Temperature
  • Dynamic Simulation of Chemical Reactors
  • Dynamic Simulation of Gas Absorption Columns
  • Symbolic Processing with MATLAB
  • Transport Processes in one Dimension
  1. Engineering Project I (Fourth Year - First Semester )

Each student will be assigned a problem (either individually or as part of a group), and expected to submit a complete design report which includes market research, process selection and design, economic evaluation, unit operations and equipment details, a full design of three units of the plant and all the supporting drawings.

  1. Unit Operations II (Fourth Year - Second Semester )
  • Fluid Flow through Packed Columns
  • Fluidization
  • Filtration
  • Flow of Particles through Fluids
  • Sedimentation
  • Centrifuge
  1. Process Control II (Fourth Year - Second Semester )
  • Modeling of Chemical Engineering Processes.
  • Second order Response.
  • Steady State Coefficient.
  • Flow Diagrams.
  • Stability.
  • Frequency Response Analysis.
  • Bode Diagrams.
  • Controllers Types.
  • Nyquist Plots.
  • Measuring Devices of Temperature, Pressure, Concentration and Fluid Flow.
  1. Petrochemical Industries II (Fourth Year - Second Semester )
  • Polymers Production Techniques.
  • Thermoplastic.
  • Thermoset.
  • Chemistry of Polymers.
  • Bulk or Commodity Polymers.
  • Degree of Polymerization.
  • Synthesis of Polymers.
  • Polyethylene.
  • Polypropylene.
  • Industrial Fibers.
  • PVC.
  • Industrial Rubber
  1. Equipment Design II (Fourth Year - Second Semester )
  • Heat Exchangers and its Types.
  • Design of Heat Exchangers.
  • Separation Columns.
  • Distillation Columns.
  • Packed bed Columns.
  1. Petroleum Refining II (Fourth Year - Second Semester )
  • Upgrading Processes: Coking, Visbreaking, Catalytic Cracking, Catalytic Hydrocracking, Hydrotreating, Catalytic Reforming & Isomerization, and Alkylation & Polymerization.
  • Product Blending
  • Lubricating Oils
  1. Computer Applications II (Fourth Year - Second Semester )
  • Introduction, Start with HYSYS
  • Components, Fluid Package
  • Streams: Material and Energy Stream
  • Simulation Tools, Equation of State
  • Utilities
  • Boiling Point Curve
  • Critical Properties
  • Tray Sizing
  • Hydrate Formation
  • Heat Transfer Equipments: Cooler/Heater and Heat Exchanger
  • Pipe Equipments: Mixers, Pipe Segment, Tee, and Valves
  • Rotating Equipments: Compressors, Turbines, and Pumps
  • Separation Operations: Flash separator, Examples on Separation Processes
  • Reactors: Conversion Reactors, Equilibrium Reactors, Plug Flow Reactors
  • Columns, Tray Column, Packed Column, Absorption, Distillation Tower
  • Dynamic State
  • Control Process
  • Applications of Hysys: Gas Processing, Biodiesel plant, Process of Ammonia, Crude Oil Refinery, Removal of Propane, and Ethylene Oxidation
  1. Engineering Project II (Fourth Year - Second Semester )

Each student will be assigned a problem (either individually or as part of a group), and expected to submit a complete design report which includes market research, process selection and design, economic evaluation, unit operations and equipment details, a full design of three units of the plant and all the supporting drawings.