Chapter 5. Pressure-Swing Azeotropic Distillation

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

Published Online: 30 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470575802.ch5

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) Pressure-Swing Azeotropic Distillation, in Design and Control of Distillation Systems for Separating Azeotropes, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470575802.ch5

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

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Keywords:

  • pressure-swing azeotropic distillation - two-column system;
  • tetrahydrofuran (THF)–water system;
  • pentane–methanol system - phase equilibrium and steady-state design

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Tetrahydrofuran–Water System

  • Acetone–Methanol System

  • Pentane–Methanol System

  • Conclusion

  • References