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CHE400C: Energy Balances

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Duration: Self-Paced Training Software
Audience: Control Room Operators, Process Engineers, Technicians, Application Engineers, Instrument Engineers and Supervisors
Prerequisites: None
Course Material: CBT (computer-based training) software

Course Description and Objectives: 
This course is an excellent refresher for process engineers, control engineers and managers – those who took college classes but now need a refresher to review and remember important concepts. This course is also an excellent introduction and knowledge-booster for operators and technicians who want to learn more about the academic theory and principles of energy balances.

Learning Outcomes

Master the concepts on energy balances which are so critical and useful in process design and plant operation. Use the knowledge to perform calculations and interact more intelligently during design and troubleshooting meetings at the plant. The knowledge and skills will be of immediate value and use on the job in the control room or a design office.

Course Chapters:

Heat Effects
Without Phase Change
With Phase Change
With Water & Steam
General Energy Balance Equation
First Law of Thermodynamics
Application to Processes
Mechanical Energy Balance
Energy Balances with Reaction
Enthalpy of Formation
Enthalpy of Reaction
Enthalpy of Combustion
Adiabatic Flame Temperature
Application to Processes
Enthalpy of Solution & Mixing
Application to Processes
Heating Values of Fossil Fuels