Chemical Engineering Undergraduate Courses


CENG 0110. Introduction to Chemical Engineering, 1st and 2nd semester, Lect 1, Lab 1, 1 credit.  Introduction to chemical engineering principles & equipment. Calculations on simple industrial processes.

CENG 0210. MATERIAL AND ENERGY BALANCES
. 1st and 2nd Semester. Lect. 3, Lab 0, 3 credits. Material and Energy balances for engineering systems subjected to chemical and physical transformations. Calculations on industrial processes. Prerequisites: CHEM 0231 and MATH 0207.

CENG 0220. FLUID MECHANICS
. 1st and 2nd Semester. Lect. 3, Lab 0, 3 credits. Flow of fluids, fluid statics and dynamics; basic equations of fluid flow, flow of incompressible and compressible fluids; flow past immersed bodies, agitation and mixing of fluids. Prerequisite: CENG 0210.

CENG 0250. CHEMICAL ENGINEERING THERMODYNAMICS I. 1st and 2nd Semester. Lect. 3, Lab 0, 3 credits. Laws of Thermodynamics and their application to chemical engineering operations; power cycles; refrigeration and liquefaction. Co requisite: CENG 0210.

CENG 0310. HEAT TRANSFER. 1st and 2nd Semester. Lect. 3, Lab 0, 3 credits. Heat transfer by conduction, convection and radiation; heat exchanger equipment; evaporation. Prerequisite: CENG 0220.

CENG 0320. UNIT OPERATIONS LAB I. 1st and 2nd Semester. Lect. 0, Lab 3, 1 credit. Laboratory work in fluid flow and heat transfer. Co requisite: CENG 0310.

CENG 0350. CHEMICAL ENGINEERING THERMODYNAMICS II. 1st and 2nd Semester. Lect. 3, Lab 0, 3 credits. Thermodynamic properties of mixtures; phase equilibriums; chemical reaction equilibria; thermo-dynamic analysis of processes. Prerequisite: CENG 0250.

CENG 0360. CHEMICAL REACTION ENGINEERING. 1st and 2nd Semester. Lect. 3, Lab 0, 3 credits. Introduction of the design of chemical reactors. Comparison of performance and economic evaluation of reactor types. Emphasis on homogeneous systems. Co requisite: CENG 0310.
CENG 0380. MASS TRANSFER. 1st and 2nd Semester. Lect. 3, Lab 0, 3 credits. Diffusion processes; design of mass-transfer devices; gas absorption; distillation; extraction; other separation processes; simplified graphical and computer design methods. Prerequisite: CENG 0310.

CENG 0390. ENGINEERING, ETHICS AND SOCIETY. 1st and 2nd Semester. Lect 3, Lab 0, 3 credits. Engineering and moral complexity; moral reasoning; engineering as social experimentation; commitment to safety; workplace responsibility and rights; global issues; case studies; contemporary engineering issues. Prerequisite: Junior standing

CENG 0400. INTRODUCTION TO BIOCHEMICAL ENGINEERING. 2nd Semester. Lect 3, Lab 0, 3 credits. Introduction to biochemical and microbiological applications to commercial and engineering processes, including fermentation, enzymology, ultra filtration, food and pharmaceutical processing and resulting waste treatment, enzyme kinetics, cell growth, energetic and mass transfer.  Prerequisite: CENG 0360.CENG 0410. CHEMICAL ENGINEERING TRANSPORT PHENOMENA. 1st and 2nd Semester. Lect. 3, Lab 0, 3 credits. Transport phenomena involving chemical reaction and interfacial phenomena. Prerequisite: CENG 0310.

CENG 0420. UNIT OPERATIONS LABORATORY II. 1st and 2nd Semester. Lect. 0, Lab 3, 1 credit. Laboratory work in the fields of distillation; humidification; drying; gas absorption; filtration; reaction kinetics; thermodynamics, and other topics. Prerequisite: CENG 0380.

CENG 0430. PROCESS CONTROL AND INSTRUMENTATION. 1st and 2nd Semester. Lect. 3, Lab 0, 3 credits. Theoretical background and practical application of automatic controllers. Dynamics of measurement; automatic controllers; closed loop systems; system design. Special emphasis on chemical process applications. Prerequisite: CENG 0302.

CENG 0440. PROCESS CONTROL AND INSTRUMENTATION LAB. 1st and 2nd Semester. Lect. 0, Lab 0, 3 credit. Laboratory work in the field of process control and instrumentation. Prerequisite: CENG 0430.

CENG 0441. E.I.T. REVIEW. 1st and 2nd Semester. Lect. 2, Lab 0, 0 credit. Science, mathematics and engineering courses are reviewed to prepare students for the E.I.T Examination. Prerequisite: Senior Standing.

ENG 0450. ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING FUNDAMENTALS. 1st Semester, Lect. 3, Lab 0, 3 credits. History and legal framework of environmental engineering. Chemistry and microbiology in environmental engineering, Water pollution, organic pollution, eutrophication, acidification and heavy metal pollution. Air pollution. Water and wastewater treatment technologies; anaerobic digestion and sludge treatment. Solid and hazardous waste treatment. Agricultural pollution and control. Prerequisite: ENSC 0504 and CHEM 0541 or consent of instructor.

CENG 0460. INDUSTRIAL POLLUTION AND ABATEMENT PROCESSES. 1st Semester. Lect. 3, Lab 0, 3 credits. Industrial air pollution problems and abatement techniques; sulfur dioxide pollution from high temperature processes, treatment methods. Air particulates generation and removal processes. Treatment of radioactive waste from Uranium processing. Industrial wastewater treatment; coagulation and flocculation for particulate removal, advanced oxidation processes for organic removal. Mining and processing industry wastewater treatment; acid mine drainage from coal and hard rock mining and processing. Cyanide removal from wastewater. Land reclamation. Prerequisite: CENG 0450.

CENG 0470. CHEMICAL ENGINEERING PLANT DESIGN
. 1st and 2nd Semester. Lect. 3, Lab 3,4 credits. Equipment design, optimum design of chemical processes, economic analysis, decision making, plant layout, health and safety, engineering ethics, report writing. Prerequisite: CENG 0380.

CENG 0490. SENIOR DESIGN PROJECT. 1st and 2nd Semester. Lect. 3. Lab 0, 3 credits. Design or comprehensive analysis and development of an engineering product or process. The student is required to report his findings in an approved computer processed technical report and in an oral seminar. Prerequisite: CENG 0470 and Senior Standing.

CENG 0495. SPECIAL TOPICS. On demand. 1-4 credits. Topics of special interest to faculty and students. Prerequisite: Senior Standing.
Senior Standing