Process Equipment Design and Drawing Petrochem Engg 7th Sem Syllabus for B.Tech 2017 Regulation Anna Univ

Process Equipment Design and Drawing detail syllabus for Petrochemical Engineering (Petrochem Engg), 2017 regulation is taken from Anna University official website and presented for students of Anna University. The details of the course are: course code (PM8751), Category (PC), Contact Periods/week (5), Teaching hours/week (3), Practical Hours/week (0). The total course credits are 2.

For all other petrochem engg 7th sem syllabus for b.tech 2017 regulation anna univ you can visit Petrochem Engg 7th Sem syllabus for B.Tech 2017 regulation Anna Univ Subjects. The detail syllabus for process equipment design and drawing is as follows.”(Chemical Engineers Handbook/Data Books/Graph Sheets are permitted during the Examination.)

Course Objective:

  • To impart practical knowledge on the shape and drawing of the process equipments
  • To become a design engineers on process equipments design and drawing consideration of the following:

Unit I

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Unit II

Heat Exchanger Design
Design of double pipe heat exchangers, Heat exchanger types and its selection – shell and tube heat exchangers and Condensers – Effectiveness – NTU method of heat exchanger analysis. Design of cooling towers.

Unit III

Evaporator Design
Steam – Uses of steam – Outstanding qualities of steam – BPE – Duhrings rule – Principle of multiple effect evaporation – Temperature driving force – Evaporators types and its selection -Design of single and multiple effect evaporators. Design of batch and continuous Dryers.

Unit IV

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Unit V

Pumps, Fans and Compressors
Pumps, fans and compressors – Types and its applications – Selection criteria – Characteristics -NPSHR and NPSHA – Power rating calculations based on process duty – Performance analysis of pumps, fans and compressors – Pump Cavitation. Surge problem in compressors.

Course Outcome:

  • Apply the skill in thermal design of heat transfer equipment like shell and tube, Double pipe heat Exchangers and evaporators, and assessing thermal efficiency of the above equipment in practice.
  • Demonstrate the skills in basic design and drawing of different dryers, cooling towers and adsorption columns.
  • Apply the concepts involved in phase separation and design of distillation, Extraction and absorption columns.

Text Books:

  1. Ernest E. Ludwig., Applied Process Design for Chemical and Petrochemical Plants, Vol.I, II and III, Gulf Professional Publishing, 2002.
  2. Dawande, S. D., Process Design of Equiments, 4th Edition, Central Techno Publications, Nagpure, 2005.


  1. Coulson, M. and Richardson, J.F., Chemical Engineering, Vol.6, 3rd Edition, Pergamon Press, 1987.
  2. Robert H. Perry and Don W. Green, Perrys Chemical Engineers Hand Book, 7th Edition, McGraw Hill – International, 1997. 3. Van Winkle, Distillation Operations, McGraw Hill Publications, 1987.
  3. D. Q. Kern, Process Heat Transfer”, Tata McGraw Hill Publishing Co., New Delhi, 1990.
  4. Baranan, C.R., Rules of Thumb for Chemical Engineers, Gulf Publishing Co,Texas, 1996.

For detail syllabus of all other subjects of B.Tech Petrochem Engg, 2017 regulation do visit Petrochem Engg 7th Sem syllabus for 2017 Regulation.

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