17. Absorption, Distillation, and Extraction

  1. K. S. N. Raju

Published Online: 22 FEB 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470909973.ch17

Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, and Mass Transfer: Chemical Engineering Practice

Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, and Mass Transfer: Chemical Engineering Practice

How to Cite

Raju, K. S. N. (2011) Absorption, Distillation, and Extraction, in Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, and Mass Transfer: Chemical Engineering Practice, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470909973.ch17

Author Information

  1. Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad 500 033, India

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 FEB 2011
  2. Published Print: 14 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470637746

Online ISBN: 9780470909973

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Keywords:

  • absorption, distillation and extraction - absorption, as process of transfer of molecules of one substance directly to another substance;
  • deviations from Raoult's Law - as related to molecular interactions;
  • complex column configurations - minimizing these mixing losses by withdrawing liquid

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Absorbers and Strippers

  • Distillation

  • Liquid-Liquid Extraction

  • Solid-Liquid Extraction/Leaching