Computer-based chemical engineering

8.161.10 Computer-based chemical engineering
Qualification awarded: Master in Chemical Engineering and Technology with the degree in Chemical Technology of Organic Substances
Entry year: 2017
Mode of study: full
Program duration: 1,5 years
Institute: Institute of Chemistry and Chemical Technologies
Number of credits: 90 ECTS credits
Level of qualification according to the National Qualification Framework and the European Qualifications Framework: Second (Master) level, 7-th level of NQF, EHEA second Cycle
Field(s) of study: Chemical and bioengineering
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Gained competence: – theoretical basis of the manufacturing process of chemical substances and materials, and products based on them; – methods of chemical and physical-chemical raw materials analysis, materials, chemical products and wares based on them; – advanced technologies for chemical manufacturing; – constructions and work principles of up-to-date equipment and chemical manufacturing equipment; – theoretical basis of hydrodynamic, thermal, mass-transfer, chemical and mechanical processes numerical modeling; – theoretical basis of chemical-engineering processes mathematical modeling.
– evaluate the influence of technological factors on final product composition; – assess the risk of chemicals and laboratory studies, and quality control of initial materials and final products of chemical technology; – carry out a feasibility study of chemical manufacturing, have a command of technological process improvement methods, understand the theoretical and practical approaches to the creation and production management; – select equipment for technological processes, use automated designing systems for the development of technological and hardware configuration of chemical and technological production; – use of computer modeling techniques, research methodology, standards and guidelines, software system and specialized application software packages to analyze the efficiency of chemical equipment; – use scientific data about the trends of methods and approaches of computer modeling, scientific provisions on chemical technologies to study fundamental technological scheme of production and design equipment.
– ability to solve complex specialized issues and practical problems related to chemical technology and engineering during professional activity or study process: these are characterized by complexity and uncertainty of the conditions that involves the application of certain theories and methods of chemistry, chemical technology and engineering; – ability of using the knowledge and practical skills during the choice of optimal modes of chemical production; – ability of using a systematic approach during the development of chemical technology; – ability to carry out numerical modeling of chemical and physical processes and design of machines and apparatus to chemical engineering; – ability of using professional-profiled knowledge and practical skills to solve practical problems in chemical engineering.
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Programme director: Prof. Bohdan Dzinyak
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