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2021-2022 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CHE 477 - Elements of Chemical Engineering Design

Introduction to chemical engineering design and economics.  Considers principles of design, process flow diagrams, heat and material balances, rate equations, transport phenomena, materials compatibility, material selection, and cost estimating techniques as well as principles of engineering economics involving time value of money, taxes, depreciation, profitability indicators, alternative investment and optimization.

General Education Requirements: Together with CHE 111, CHE 493, & CHE 479, this course satisfies the General Education Ethics requirement.

Prerequisites: CHE 360 and CHE 362

Course Typically Offered: Fall

Credits: 3