Chapter 2. Phase Equilibrium

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

Published Online: 30 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470575802.ch2

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) Phase Equilibrium, in Design and Control of Distillation Systems for Separating Azeotropes, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470575802.ch2

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:

  • phase equilibrium - separation of mixture of chemical components by distillation;
  • phase equilibrium relationships - vapor–liquid and liquid–liquid equilibrium;
  • data regression capability in Aspen, obtaining thermodynamic model parameters

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Phase Equilibrium Relationships

  • Equations Describing Phase Equilibrium Relationships

  • Diagrams For Binary Systems

  • Ternary Diagrams

  • Data Regression

  • Group Contribution Method

  • Conclusion

  • References