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Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering

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Kinetics of Reactions and Reactor Design for Food and Biological Systems

FABENG 5405
Basics of reaction kinetics and reactor design. Material balances in a reactor. Applications of kinetic models to describe changes in food quality attributes and food safety as a function of process parameters. Shelf life estimation of foods based on kinetics. Design, selection and sizing of reactors. Prereq: 2110, 3120, and Math 2177.
Course Level: 
Graduate
Undergraduate
Unit(s): 
4.0
Semesters Offered: 
Autumn 2022
Instruction Modes: 
In Person
Distance Learning
Campuses: 
Columbus