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Before choosing course

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters
* Retrieved from Course syllabus F3C5621 (Spring 2010–)

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

Ideal reactors, in-depth studies. Heterogeneous and catalytic reactions. Non-ideal reactors. Problem solving and calculations.

Intended learning outcomes

The course should deepen your knowledge and problem solving skills in Chemical Reaction Engineering.

Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

Basic knowledge in chemical reaction kinetics, material and energy balances, corresponding to the non-graduate course in Reaction and Separation Engineering (KE1020) and in Numerical Methods and Basic Programming (DN1212) is required.

Recommended prerequisites

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Scott Fogler, "Elements of chemical reaction engineering", Prentice Hall, 2006. Hand-outs.

Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

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Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Other requirements for final grade

Passed exam and passed grades on problem solving and computer assignments.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course web

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Offered by

CHE/Chemical Engineering and Technology

Main field of study

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Education cycle

Third cycle

Add-on studies

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Truls Liliedahl,

Postgraduate course

Postgraduate courses at CHE/Chemical Engineering and Technology