Industrial chemistry

A.Y. 2015/2016
6
Max ECTS
48
Overall hours
SSD
CHIM/04
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
Il corso si propone di fornire allo studente una buona conoscenza dei principali processi di produzione delle materie prime e dei prodotti dell'industria chimica.
Expected learning outcomes
Undefined
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Lesson period
First semester
Course syllabus
Lessons professor Albanese
Energy source and raw materials: coal, natural gas, alternative energy sources. Worldwide geopolitical analysis of energy source distribution.
Introduction to organic industrial chemistry: main features of the synthesis of organic compounds on scale.
Classification of organic compounds which represents bulk products of industrial chemistry. Analysis of the "top ten" organic products. Definition of primary, secondary and tertiary building blocks.
Oil refinery: topping, thermal and catalytic cracking, visbreaking, stream cracking, catalytic reforming, coking.
Description of the production lines of organic compounds from primary building block. Analysis of products and main reaction classes.
Examples of the industrial synthesis of organic compounds: ethylene, propylene, butene, ammoxydation reaction of olefins, synthesis of maleic anhydride.
CHIM/04 - INDUSTRIAL CHEMISTRY - University credits: 6
Lessons: 48 hours
Professor(s)
Reception:
free
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mornings by appointment
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