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Philipp Rudolf von Rohr: Catalogue data in Autumn Semester 2017

Name Prof. Dr. Philipp Rudolf von Rohr
FieldVerfahrenstechnik
Address
Dep. Maschinenbau und Verf.technik
ETH Zürich, LEE K 227
Leonhardstrasse 21
8092 Zürich
SWITZERLAND
Telephone+41 44 632 24 88
E-mailvonrohr@ipe.mavt.ethz.ch
DepartmentMechanical and Process Engineering
RelationshipProfessor Emeritus

NumberTitleECTSHoursLecturers
151-0951-00LProcess Design and Safety4 credits2V + 1UP. Rudolf von Rohr
AbstractProcess design and saftey deals with the fundamentals of process apparatus, plant design and safety.
ObjectiveThe goal of the lecture is to expound design characteristics of systems for process engineering applications.
ContentFundamentals of plant and apparatus design; materials in the process industries, mechanical design and design rules of main components; pumps and fans; piping and armatures, safety in process industry
Lecture notesScript is available, english slides will be distributed
LiteratureCoulson and Richardson's: Chemical Engineering , Vol 6: Chemical Engineering Design, (1996)
151-0957-00LPractica in Process Engineering I Restricted registration - show details
Prerequisites: "Einführung in Verfahrenstechnik" (151-0973-00L) and further process engineering courses.
2 credits2PD. J. Norris, P. Rudolf von Rohr
AbstractPractical training at pilot facilities for fundamental processing steps, typical laboratory and pilot facility experiments.
ObjectiveGetting acquainted with unit operations, measuring tools and data processing
Content5 practica in total (3 from Prof. Norris, 2 from Prof. Rudolf von Rohr), details on dates are available at the beginning of the semester on our website

Heat transfer
Rudolf von Rohr

Residence time distribution
Rudolf von Rohr

Thin-film deposition
Norris

Elemental analysis
Norris

Photovoltaics
Norris
Lecture notesDescriptions of the practica available
LiteratureInformation in the description
151-0973-00LFundamentals in Process Engineering4 credits2V + 2UP. Rudolf von Rohr, C. Müller
AbstractOverview of process engineering, reactions, balances and residence time analysis; overview of the thermal separation processes; equilibria for multiphase systems; introduction into mechanical process engineering and particle technology
ObjectiveTo expound fundamentals in process engineering
ContentOverview of process engineering, reactions, balances and residence time analysis; overview of the thermal separation processes; equilibria for multiphase systems; introduction into mechanical process engineering and particle technology
Lecture notesscript in German available
151-1049-00LSeminar in Fundamentals of Process Engineering Restricted registration - show details
Does not take place this semester.
Only for master and doctoral students of Process and Chemical Engineering.
1 credit1SP. Rudolf von Rohr
AbstractThis seminar covers actual subjects from the specific research areas of the laboratory of transport processes and reactions.
ObjectiveScientific discussion on actual research topics
ContentThe contents are announced through the group's webpage.
Lecture notesNo textbook