CRE Asynchronous Learning

Unit 17

Unsteady State Nonisothermal Reactor Design


After completing Unit 17 of the text and associated website material, the reader will be able to:

  • Analyze batch reactors and semibatch not operated isothermally
  • Analyze the startup of nonisothermal CSTRs
  • Analyze multiple reactions in batch and semibatch reactors not operated isothermally

Reading Assignment

Text: Chapter 13, pages 681-726

Web: Read through the Summary Notes for Chapter 13, and do the self-tests located here

Additionally, explore the Living Example Problems, Extra Help, Additional Materials, and so on under "Useful Links" here to further your understanding of the unit.

Lecture Notes: Read through the lecture notes for Lecture 25 located here

Time Estimate: 2.5 hours

Problem Assignment

Q131AQ13-1_A,Q132AQ13-2_A, doing the five iClicker questions here

P132B(b)P13-2_B(b), using either the Wolfram or Python LEPs,found here


Time Estimate: 4.5 hours

Study Problems



Take Exam II. Find another proctor to administer exam. Email proctor information to your professor.

Unit 14: Total Time Estimate: 7 hours