Chemical Engineering Technology
Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics
This course aims to connect the principles, concepts, and laws/postulates of classical and statistical thermodynamics to applications that require quantitative knowledge of thermodynamic properties from a macroscopic to a molecular level. It covers their basic postulates of classical thermodynamics and their application to transient open and closed systems, criteria of stability and equilibria, as well as constitutive property models of pure materials and mixtures emphasizing molecular-level effects using the formalism of statistical mechanics. Phase and chemical equilibria of multicomponent systems are covered. Applications are emphasized through extensive problem work relating to practical cases.
Chemical Reaction Engineering
The intent of this course is to help the student master several advanced concepts in chemical reaction engineering, notably:
1) advanced reactor design, including consideration of the energy balance;
2) chemical reaction mechanisms and rate theories;
3) transport effects in reactive systems;
4) biomolecular applications of chemical kinetics.
Chemical Systematic Engineering
Chemical Transfer Process
Principles of heat and mass transfer. Steady and transient conduction and diffusion. Radiative heat transfer. Convective transport of heat and mass in both laminar and turbulent flows. Emphasis on the development of a physical understanding of the underlying phenomena and upon the ability to solve real heat and mass transfer problems of engineering significance.
Inorganic Chemistry introduces the structures, chemical reactivities, physical and chemical properties, as well as related applications of different inorganic elements and their compounds.
Principles of Chemical Engineering
This course introduces the basic principles of the chemical engineering and involved equipments,including fluid mechanics, heat transfer, mass transfer, chemical reaction kinetics and dynamics.
Physical Chemistry I introduces the basic principles of the physical properties of gases, chemical thermodynamics and statistical thermodynamics. Emphasis is placed on the energy transfer in the chemical reactions, the direction and limitation of spontaneous change, the connection between the molecular energy level and the thermodynamic properties of matter and also the application of thermodynamics in the phase diagram and chemical equilibrium. Physical Chemistry II introduces the basic concepts and theories in three specific fields: (1) kinetics of chemical reactions; (2) transport process and electrochemistry; (3) interface and colloid science.
A course on the structures,nomenclatures, properties,reactivities and preparations of carbon compounds, including the fundamental principles of electronic and steric effects, key reaction mechanisms, basic organic synthesis, and extensions and applications of these principles.
Application of Computers in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
"Application of Computers in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering is an elective course for the undergraduates whose specialty is related to chemistry. In this course, the teaching focuses on the application of the advanced computer technologies on the resolution of practical problems in the fields of chemistry and chemical engineering, which helps to improve their work efficiency and to cultivate their ability in the scientific research and practical work.
This course is concise and practical. In the class, there is practice on computers as well as theory teaching. To broaden the sight of students, enlighten their thinking and excite their interest, the teaching focuses not only on the explaination of the basic knowledge and the method of application of the softwares, but also on the introduction of the new development in this field. Besides, the students are also encouraged to apply computers in solving the practical problems which they meet in their experiments and scientific research."
Chemical Engineering Drawing
Chemical Engineering Drawing is a core course to teach how to read and draw the engineering drawings, and how to diagrammatize the spatial geometry problems. Based on the Basic Teaching Content for the Chemistry and Applied Chemistry of Science formulated by the Ministry of Education of P. R. China, Chemical Engineering Drawing is a required course for the undergraduates whose specialty is Applied Chemistry. According to the national standards for Technical Drawing and Mechanical Drawing, this course include Descriptive Geometry, Mechanical Drawing, AutoCAD and so on. After this course, the students can read and draw some relative simple engineering drawings.
Chemical Process Design
This course is an introduction to conceptual process design. The major objectives are:
to understand how to invent chemical process flowsheets
to understand how to develop process alternatives; how to generate them and how to
quickly screen the alternatives.
Experiments of Chemistry Engineering
The fundamental experiment of chemical engineering is only a chemistry engineering experiment course, is an important practical teaching link for the students major in applied chemistry. The contents of the course include: the basic experiments (experimental characteristic curve of Bernoulli’s equation, the determination of centrifugal pump, heat transfer between steam - gas, sieve plate distillation, reactive distillation tower , packed tower absorption); new technology experiments (ultrafiltration, nanofiltration, reverse osmosis membrane separation experiment); lactic acid fermentation series experiments
This course introduces the basic principles and molecular basis of chemical biology, interactions between small molecules and biomacromolecules, regulation of cellular function with small molecules, methodologies and techniques of chemical biology, applications and perspectives of chemical biology.
Chemical Biology Lab
One aim of Chemical Biology Lab is to strengthen students’ knowledge they learned in Chemical Biology and Cellular Biology by hands-on experiments. Another aim is to provide students with experimental skills of chemical biology. At the end of this course, students should be familiar with chemical biology materials and equipment, and should be able to do related experiments independently. Course content includes cell culture, cell engineering, cell morphology, syntheses of bio-probes and cell imaging, and the expression of drug target proteins and their interaction with drug-active molecules.
Experiment of Inorganic Chemistry
Through this course, students can apply the basic principles of chemistry to complete the synthesis, separation and testing of comprehensive experiments, to achieve the goal of strengthening basic theory, basic knowledge and experimental skills.
This course explores basic theories, pollution control technologies, and pollution control engineering in current Environmental Engineering practices. Upon successful completion of the course, students will master the basic theories and methods of pollution control engineering and prevention technology.
Experiment of Physical Chemistry
Experiment of Physical Chemistry is an experimental project combining with physics and chemistry. It is mainly composed of a number of individual experiments. With the help of experimental research method and experimental technique of physics,physical properties such as electrical, optical, magnetic and acoustic properties are measured. In the experiments, evaporation enthalpy change of pure substance, two-component gas-liquid phase diagram, combustion enthalpy change of organic substance, chemical reaction equilibrium constant, electromotive force of battery, chemical reaction rate, interfacial tension of solutions, viscosity average molecular weight of polymer, electronic structure of transition metal complexes, and molecular dipole moment are studied.
Experiment of Instrumental analysis
Experiment of Instrumental analysis is a course on comprehensive chemical experiment including analytical chemical theory and technology. It is related to the process control and analysis in chemistry, biology, material and environment. Its goal is to let students learn to do scientific research. The experiment content includes preparation of methyl orange､magnetic iron oxide､hydroxyapatite､calcium alginate, modification of aluminum oxide and its application in environment､medicine､analytical chemistry.
Experiment of Organic Chemistry
Basic Organic chemistry Lab is a course that helps students to improve the basic experimental skills, develops the abilities of choosing the synthesis, separation and compound identification methods correctly, and the abilities of analyzing and solving problems. It includes the basic operations such as distillation, reflux, recrystallization, etc. the synthesis methods such as microwave reaction, low-temperature reaction etc. and the compound characterization such as NMR, IR, HPLC, etc.