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EL3004 CHEMICAL PROCESS OPTIMIZATION SYLLABUS | ANNA UNIVERSITY BTECH CHEMICAL AND ELECTROCHEMICAL ENGINEERING 8TH SEMESTER SYLLABUS REGULATION 2008 2011 2012-2013

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EL3004 CHEMICAL PROCESS OPTIMIZATION L T P C
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UNIT I OPTIMIZATION 11
Introduction ; formulation of objective functions ; fitting models to data; classification of
functions ; necessary and sufficient conditions for optimum; unimodal, multimodal functions,
analytical methods Lagrange multiplier methods.
UNIT II NUMERICAL METHODS 12
Unimodal functions : Newton’s quasi, Newton secant methods, region elimination methods,
polynomial approximation; quadratic and cubic interpolation techniques for optimum.
Multimodal functions; direct methods; random, grid. Hooke’s Nelder and Mead methods;
methods.
UNIT III LINEAR AND NON-LINEAR PROGRAMMING 11
Review on basic concepts of LP formulations; simplex methods ; integer, quadratic,
geometric and dynamic programming.
UNIT IV APPLICATIONS 11
Heat Transfer and energy conservation; separation processes; fluid flow systems; reactor
design and operation; large scale systems.
TOTAL : 45 PERIODS
TEXT BOOKS
1. Edgar T.F, Himmelblau D.M, “Optimisation of Chemical Processes”, McGraw-Hill Book
Co., New York, 1985.
2. Reklaitis G.V, Ravindran A, Ragsdell K.M, “Engineering Optimisation”, John Wiley, New
York, 1980.
REFERENCES
1. Biles W.E, Swain J.J, “Optimisation and industrial experimentation”, Inter Science, New
York, 1980.
2. Seinfeld J.H, Lapidus L, “Process Modeling, Estimation and Identification”, Prentice Hall,
Englewood cliffs, New Jersey, 1974.