Chapter 11. Extractive Distillation of the Acetone–Methanol System

  1. William L. Luyben1 and
  2. I-Lung Chien2

Published Online: 30 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470575802.ch11

Design and Control of Distillation Systems for Separating Azeotropes

Design and Control of Distillation Systems for Separating Azeotropes

How to Cite

Luyben, W. L. and Chien, I.-L. (2010) Extractive Distillation of the Acetone–Methanol System, in Design and Control of Distillation Systems for Separating Azeotropes, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470575802.ch11

Author Information

  1. 1

    Lehigh University, USA

  2. 2

    National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 16 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470448625

Online ISBN: 9780470575802

Keywords:

  • extractive distillation of acetone–methanol system;
  • acetone–methanol–water phase equilibrium;
  • effect of solvent on controllability - affecting phase equilibrium in different ways

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Acetone–Methanol–Water Phase Equilibrium

  • Steady-State Design

  • Dynamics and Control

  • Heat-Integrated System

  • Effect of Solvent on Controllability

  • Conclusion

  • References