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GATE 2012 Chemical Engineering Syllabus

GATE 2012 Chemical Engineering Syllabus

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GATE 2012 Chemical Engineering Syllabus

http://ebook4everything.com/syllabus/gate-chemical-engineering-syllabus-2012/ GATE is a highly challenged entrance exam for tech people to pursue higher studies in IIT across India. This is the updated syllabus for Chemical Engineering stream. Read the syllabus and prepare well efficiently. Follow highly recommended GATE books to score more. A tip for GATE aspirants, it is not that much easy to get high score. Time is really important. Dedication towards is very much needed to achieve success. Work more on previous year papers but don’t fully rely on. All the best. Syllabus for Chemical Engineering Process Calculations and Thermodynamics Laws of conservation of mass and energy; use of tie components; recycle, bypass and purge calculations; degree of freedom analysis. First and Second laws of thermodynamics. First law application to close and open systems. Second law and Entropy Thermodynamic properties of pure substances: equation of state and departure function, properties of mixtures: partial molar properties, fugacity, excess properties and activity coefficients; phase equilibria: predicting VLE of systems; chemical reaction equilibria. Fluid Mechanics and Mechanical Operations Fluid statics, Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids, Bernoulli equation, Macroscopic friction factors, energybalance, dimensional analysis, shell balances, flow through pipeline systems, flow meters, pumps and compressors, packed and fluidized beds, elementary boundary layer theory, size reduction and size separation; free and hindered settling; centrifuge and cyclones; thickening and classification, filtration, mixing and agitation; conveying of solids. Heat Transfer Conduction, convection and radiation, heat transfer coefficients, steady and unsteady heat conduction, boiling, condensation and evaporation; types of heat exchangers and evaporators and their design. Mass Transfer Fick’s laws, molecular diffusion in fluids, mass transfer coefficients, film, penetration and surface renewal theories; momentum, heat and mass transfer analogies; stagewise and continuous contacting and stage efficiencies; HTU & NTU concepts design and operation of equipment for distillation, absorption, leaching, liquid-liquid extraction, drying, humidification, dehumidification and adsorption.

Directional derivatives. cascade. PI. Calculus Functions of single variable. Differential equations First order equations (linear and nonlinear). non-isothermal reactors. Initial and boundary value problems. Eigen values and eigenvectors. kinetics of homogeneous reactions. Total derivative. Gauss and Green’s theorems. single parameter model. polypropylene. multistage contactors. Line. and Fats). natural products industries (Pulp and Paper. Linear Algebra Matrix algebra. Laplace transforms. analysis of closed loop systems including stability. non-ideal reactors. NaOH. . Chemical Technology Inorganic chemical industries. Maxima and minima. continuity and differentiability. Surface and Volume integrals.Chemical Reaction Engineering Theories of reaction rates. PVC and polyester synthetic fibers. frequency response and controller tuning. interpretation of kinetic data. optimization in design. Gradient. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. Divergence and Curl. Urea. diffusion effects in catalysis. Solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations and Laplace equation. payback period. rate of return. Cauchy’s and Euler’s equations. sulfuric acid. Partial derivatives. Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. kinetics of heterogeneous catalytic reactions. Limit. and PID). single and multiple reactions in ideal reactors. fertilizers (Ammonia. SSP and TSP). Mean value theorems. petroleum refining and petrochemicals. controller modes (P. residence time distribution. polymerization industries. principles of process economics and cost estimation including total annualized cost. Vector dentities. transducers and their dynamics. discounted cash flow. control valves. sensors. cost indexes. feed forward control. polyethylene. process reaction curve. Stokes. transfer functions and dynamic responses of simple systems. heat exchangers. Sugar. Instrumentation and Process Control Measurement of process variables. Oil. Plant Design and Economics Process design and sizing of chemical engineering equipment such as compressors. Systems of linear equations.

Residue theorem. mode and standard deviation. median. Poisson.Complex variables Analytic functions. Conditional probability. Mean. Probability and Statistics Definitions of probability and sampling theorems. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. Cauchy’s integral theorem. Find GATE Books on Chemical Engineering here! -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Download syllabi of many competitive examinations here . Numerical Methods Numerical solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations Integration by trapezoidal and Simpson’s rule. Random variables. Taylor and Laurent series. Normal and Binomial distributions.

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