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Distillation

Modelling, Simulation and Optimization

Edited by Vilmar Steffen

Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná

The purpose of this book is to offer readers important topics on the modeling, simulation, and optimization of distillation processes. The book is divided into four main sections: the first section is introduction to the topic, the second presents work related to distillation process modeling, the third deals with the modeling of phase equilibrium, one of the most important steps of distillation process modeling, and the the fourth looks at the reactive distillation process, a process that has been applied successfully to a number of applications and has been revealed as a promising strategy for a number of recent challenges.

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DistillationModelling, Simulation and OptimizationEdited by Vilmar Steffen

Published: December 4th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.78212

ISBN: 978-1-78923-916-4

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-915-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-287-5

Copyright year: 2019

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1. Introductory Chapter: Distillation

By Vilmar Steffen

68

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2. Fuzzy Logic Modeling and Observers Applied to Estimate Compositions in Batch Distillation Columns

By Mario Heras-Cervantes, Gerardo Marx Chávez-Campos, Héctor Javier Vergara Hernández, Adriana del Carmen Téllez-Anguiano, Juan Anzurez-Marin and Elisa Espinosa-Juárez

165

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3. The Mathematical Model of Basin-Type Solar Distillation Systems

By Nguyen The Bao

168

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4. A Practical Fitting Method Involving a Trade-Off Decision in the Parametrization Procedure of a Thermodynamic Model and Its Repercussion on Distillation Processes

By Adriel Sosa, Luís Fernández, Elena Gómez, Eugénia A. Macedo and Juan Ortega

108

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5. Azeotrope-Breaking Potential of Binary Mixtures in Phase Equilibria Modeling

By Sergey Artemenko and Victor Mazur

150

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6. Reactive Distillation: Modeling, Simulation, and Optimization

By Vandana Sakhre

998

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