7. Process Intensification and Green Processing Using Cavitational Reactors

  1. Kamelia Boodhoo and
  2. Adam Harvey
  1. Vijayanand Moholkar1,
  2. Parag Gogate2 and
  3. Aniruddha Pandit2

Published Online: 3 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118498521.ch7

Process Intensification for Green Chemistry: Engineering Solutions for Sustainable Chemical Processing

Process Intensification for Green Chemistry: Engineering Solutions for Sustainable Chemical Processing

How to Cite

Moholkar, V., Gogate, P. and Pandit, A. (2013) Process Intensification and Green Processing Using Cavitational Reactors, in Process Intensification for Green Chemistry: Engineering Solutions for Sustainable Chemical Processing (eds K. Boodhoo and A. Harvey), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118498521.ch7

Editor Information

  1. School of Chemical Engineering & Advanced Materials, Newcastle University, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Chemical Engineering Department, Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, Assam, India

  2. 2

    Chemical Engineering Department, Institute of Chemical Technology, Matunga, Mumbai, India

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 JAN 2013
  2. Published Print: 25 JAN 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470972670

Online ISBN: 9781118498521

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Keywords:

  • PI and green processing;
  • cavitation-based PI;
  • reactor configurations;
  • sonochemical;
  • mathematical modelling;
  • cavitational reactor;
  • chemical synthesis intensification;
  • cavitational, and design

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Mechanism of Cavitation-based PI of Chemical Processing

  • Reactor Configurations

  • Mathematical Modelling

  • Optimization of Operating Parameters in Cavitational Reactors

  • Intensification of Cavitational Activity

  • Case Studies: Intensification of Chemical Synthesis using Cavitation

  • Overview of Intensification and Green Processing Using Cavitational Reactors

  • The Future

  • Conclusion

  • References