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Singular Point Analysis in Reactive Distillation

Housam Binous
Organization: National Institute of Applied Sciences and Technology
Department: Chemical Engineering Department
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The notebook shows how one can easily reproduce the figures 5.14 and 5.15 (pages 113-114) of the chapter by K. Sundmacher & Z. Qi, Importance of Reaction Kinetics for Catalytic Distillation, Reactive Distillation, Status and Future Directions, Edited by Kai Sundmacher & Achim Kienle, Wiley VCH 2002. Singular point analysis applied to reactive distillation allows the determination of the attainable bottom composition of an infinitely high counter-current RD column operated at infinite reflux. This attainable composition is the stable node intersection of the kinetic curve and singular point curve.

*Engineering > Chemical Engineering
*Science > Chemistry

Singular point, reactive distillation, counter-current RD column, attainable column products, stable nodes, kinetic curve, singular point curve
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