CH3160 Polymeric Materials

This course is aimed at giving an introductory view to polymers as a class of materials used in various applications. To this end, this course will provide a basic understanding of the synthesis of polymers and their formation kinetics, their structure and morphology in relation with their properties, their behavior…

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CH5016 Systems Biology for engineers

Objectives: To introduce the fundamental concepts of cellular biology and biochemistry for engineering students. To reconstruct small scale biochemical reactions networks, and to apply constraint-based modeling methods to decipher network properties. To perform simple simulations (flux balance analysis, flux variability analysis, phenotypic phase plane analysis, gene deletion, etc.) to simple…

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CH5026 Transport Phenomena in Catalysis

Description: 1.Familiarize with the basic principles of molecular and convective transport phenomena 2. Differentiate the roles played by convection, adsorption, diffusion and reaction in affecting the overall rate of reaction in heterogeneous catalysis 3. Discover the role of heat and mass transfer during chemical reactions occurring in homogeneous and heterogeneous…

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CH5025 Fundamental Concepts and Applications of Adsorption

​Description: Learning outcomes: 1. Compare adsorption with other separation techniques and decide when to choose it 2. Understand the different factors that contribute to the adsorption 3. Apply different adsorption equilibrium models for single and multicomponent systems 4. Design adsorbers for single and multicomponent systems through batch and continuous dynamic…

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​CH5020 Statistical Design and Analysis of Experiments

Objectives: This course is meant for students and research scholars who carry out extensive experiments as part of their academic programme requirements.  The fundamental concepts including random error, random variables, continuous probability distributions, random sampling and hypothesis testing are stressed first to pave the way for understanding experimental design concepts. …

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ID6070 Mechanics of Viscoelastic Materials

Objectives: Develop models for viscoelastic materials.Design experiments to characterize the mechanical response of viscoelastic materials.Solve boundary value problems using models developed.Explore applications in Applied Mechanics, Aerospace, Civil, Chemical and Mechanical engineering. Course Contents: Introduction to Viscoelasticity, review of the structure of viscoelastic materials such as plastics, rubbers and biological tissuesLinear…

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CH7999 Special Topics in Chemical Engineering

Objectives: The course envisages to train research scholar in the preparation of a “critical review of literature”, present the same in the form of a written report and make as oral presentation before members of DC and invitees and take feedback. Course Contents: To be suggested by the guide Text…

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CH6999 Special Topics in Chemical Engineering

Objectives: The course envisages to train research scholar in the preparation of a “critical  review of literature”, present the same in the form of a written report and make as oral presentation before members of DC and invitees and take feedback. Course Contents: Review of literature in the related area.…

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CH6531 Multiscale Modeling of Heterogenous Catalytic Systems

Objectives: Heterogeneous catalytic reactors find applications in a wide range of systems: Fuel processing, syn gas and hydrogen production, manufacture of base and platform chemicals (such as ammonia, methanol, etc.), automotive emission control, etc.The course will introduce the audience to multi-scale analysis of solid-catalyzed gas-phase reactions. It will cover the…

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CH6110 Finite Element Methods in Engg

Objectives: Introduction, Calculus of Variations. Evolution criterion, the MacroscopicBalance Equations. One dimensional problems – Discretization of thedomain into elements, Derivation of element equations, Assembly ofelement equation, Boundary conditions specifications, Solution of Equation, Various methods of solving simultaneous equations, Postprocessing of the solution, Isoparametric elements and numerical integration, Computer implementation. Twodimensional…

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