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1 3 4 0.0 Mole Fraction of Lighter Component in Liquid Phase .99 0.0 0.blogspot.75 kmol h mol frac mol frac mol frac -1 1.4 0.02224 4.3736 0.093 82.124 132.8427 101.2809 kmol h -1 49.89964 Mole Fraction of Lighter Component in Vapour Phase Parameters Feed Flowrate Feed Frac Light Component Top Prod Frac Light Component Bottom Prod Frac Light Component Reflux Ratio Relative Volatility q-line Binary Distillation with the McCabe-Thiele Method F xF xD xW R α 75 0.7191 kmol h 75.Binary Distillation with McCabe Thiele Method http://excelcalculations.com Calculations Top Product Flowrate Bottom Product Flowrate Liquid Flow at Top of Column Vapour Flow in Top of Column Liquid Flow in Bottom of Column Vapour Flow in Bottom of Column X Coords of Op Line Intersection Number of Plates (plus Reboiler) Feed Plate (From Top of Column) Minimum Reflux Ratio (Underwood) Minimum Num Theoretical Places (Fenske) Assumptions: Equilibrium Reboiler Total Condensor Constant Relative Volatility Constant Molar Overflow D W L V L' V' qx -1 25.0 0.36067 6 5 1.

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5 31201.5 Feed 100 mol/hr 0.41038 0.9 J/hr 58.7 0.39707 0.45 mol/hr R= alpha = q= E(ML) = 1.4 Stripping Line y= 1.0 0.0 255.2 0.5 34384.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.21777 0.000 Sat.5 1.5 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.79160 0.9 1.5 0.2 1.5 0.492 y= 0.0 0.3 Minimum reflux data x= 0.0 0.6 33699.3 0.16 -80000.6 H' = h(Xd) = H(Yd) = 67244.0 0.0 0.7 h(x) = 2595.3 36363.5 1.45 Xf hF -3469.2 3996.8 -3469.0 0.3 1.14444 done Bottoms 58.0 0.0 0.3 0.9 594.4 0.0 Notation (1) Color convention Black line in McCabe-Thiele plot denotes y=x line Black lines in Ponchon-Savarit plot denote enthalpy-concentration lines Blue-colored values denote spreadsheet-calculated values Blue line in McCabe-Thiele and Ponchon-Savarit plots denote stage steps Green line in McCabe-Thiele plot denotes equilibrium line Magenta line in McCabe-Thiele plot denotes q line Red line in McCabe-Thiele and Ponchon-Savarit plots denote operating lines Yellow boxes denote required data entry (2) Variable Descriptions alpha b_e b_q b_sat_liq b_sat_vap D E(ML) equil_hi equil_ps_Hi F H_del_D H_del_W hF liq_hA liq_hB m_e m_q1 m_q2 m_sat_liq m_sat_vap massbal_hi massbalance_Hi min_trays min_reflux mintray_equil_i mintray_op_i mt_equil_i mt_op_i mt_x_i q Qc Qr R root_i slope_stripping stages stage_number vap_HA vap_HB W X_del_D X_del_W x_i Xd Xf Xint_q_enrich Xint_q_equ Xs Xw y_i Yint_q_enrich Yint_q_equ Relative volatility (ratio of partial pressures if system obey's Raoult's Law) Y-axis intersection of enriching line Y-axis intersection of q line Y-intercept of the saturated liquid line Y-intercept of the saturated vapor line Distillate flowrate Murphree tray efficiency based on the liquid phase Equilibrium (tie line) point i on saturated vapor line on Ponchon-Savarit stage steps Equilibrium (tie line) point i on saturated liquid line on Ponchon-Savarit stage steps Feed flowrate H-position of the "D" point H-position of the "W" point Feed enthalpy Enthalpy of saturated A liquid Enthalpy of saturated B liquid Slope of the enriching line Slope of the q line when q is not equal to 1 X-position of q-line when q=1 (i.0 Feed line 0. liquid Sat.9 1.7 0.1 4785.0 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 38439.0 0. p.0 0.5 2760.4 0.equilibrium) x= 0.1 1.0 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.5 0.000 Point D' x= 0.5 Enriching Line y= 0.82 0.0 0.13026 0..4 0.1 0.8 1033.0 60000.6 2027.0 0.8 0.Distillation using the Ponchon-Savarit method with alpha by Mark Burns and James Sung Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Michigan Example from Geankoplis.1 37677.0 0.0 0.68021 0.0 0.69951 0.0 0.0 0.0 85510.8 1.2 0.82 0.6 0.1 4443.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.9 255.06326 y 0.0 0.0 Number of Stages = 11 Minimum Reflux = 1.0 0.8 Switching point x= 0.0 0.31272 0.0 0.3 0.1 -65754.5 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.9 0.0 0.637 x + 0.1 -65754.0 Data points for use on enthalpy-concentration plot .7 32867.7 0.0 80000.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 2446. Vapor line H= -7619 x + 38439.1 -65754.4 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.7 0.7 0.3 0.0 H or h F= Xf = 100 0.0 Axis Title 0.0 0.8 0.88372 0.0 0.044 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.0 W= Xw = Pure component enthalpies Saturated Saturated Liquid Vapor 5109 HB = 38439 0 HA = 30820 Qr = Qc = J/mol J/mol 4138403.8 0.4 0.0 -65754.1 1.2 -40000.2 0.7 0.4 0.95 0.0 40000.0 5109.8 0.0 0.95 mol/hr 100000.7 0.2 0.0 0.e.5 0.8 0.7 0.9 1.0 0.0 0.7 0.4 0. 674 D= Xd = 41.0 0.7 0.8 0.0 0.3 0.9 0.73124 0.4 3080.4 0.5 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.enriching) x= 0.0 85510.653 Intersection (q.0 85510.5 0.9 0. reflux Qc Qr 1.0 0.0 30820.7 0.1475 q line y= x= Intersection (q.5 0.16 -3510493.1 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.9 1.0 0.2 0.53216 0.8 0.0 0.0 85510.195 1 20000.8 0.62213 0.0 0.0 0.52114 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.4 0.18 0.0 1.0 0.6 0.1 37338.0 0.0 1.1 h' = -65754.4 35312.79762 0.708 Axis Title R= alpha = q= E(ML) = # of Stages Min.Only one decimal place used for the sake of clarity x 45 Degree line Equilibrium line Stripping line Enriching line q line Distillation(MT) op 0.0 0.2 0.755 2.9 594.4 0.18 0.0 0. 1993.0 85510.9 0.9 1.3 3511.5 0.2 mol/hr Desired Xd 1.0 0.0 0.5 0.68 J/hr -3510493.2 0.0 0.0 0.6 2027.8 0.9 1.3 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.4 0.1 0.0 31201.0 0.0 1.9 31522.1 -65754.0 0.484299 McCabe-Thiele Plot Ponchon-Savarit Plot 1.0 0.0 -20000.755 2.9 0.0 0.0 0.9 31937.0 0.8 0. Liquid line h= -5109 x + 5109.1 85510.0 0.1 mol/hr Desired Xw Points for use on McCabe-Thiele (X-Y) plot .0 1.6 0.0 0.1 0.6 0.308 Point W' x= 0.5 y= 0.Only one decimal place used for the sake of clarity x Sat.90786 0.0 0.1 0.95 Tray 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 x 0.3 0.0 1.8 32407.45970 0. vapor Equilibrium (PS) h H Mass balance h H 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.27242 0.0 0.3 1.8 1033.483 y= 0.1 mol/hr -60000.0 0.0 0.7 1535.3 0.5 0.4 35312.0 0.0 0.926 4138403.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.60308 0.0 0.4 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.195 1 11 1.0 Y or X hB = hA = Ponchon-Savarit Diagram >>>>>>> Graphical Representation of Successive Substitution Distillate 41.1 0.5 34384.0 0.0 1.0 0.1 0.7 1535.0 0.5 2446.0 0.9 0.0 0.6 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.128 x + -2.2 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.2 0.1 -65754.0 0.3 36363.0 0.6 0.0 0.6 33699.3 6.1 37338.0 0.0 1.0 0.6 0.95 H' = 85510.0 0.0 0.1 0.5 1.5 0. Xf) Slope of the saturated liquid line Slope of the saturated vapor line Mass balance point i on saturated vapor line on Ponchon-Savarit stage steps Mass balance point i on saturated liquid line on Ponchon-Savarit stage steps Stage-number vector used to determine minimum number of stages required (at infinite reflux) Minimum reflux (at infinite number of stages) Equilibrium line point i used to find minimum number of stages Operating line point i used to find minimum number of stages Equilibrium line point number i used for stage step plotting on McCabe-Thiele plot Operating line point number i used for stage step plotting on McCabe-Thiele plot Point number i for x-axis plotting on McCabe-Thiele plot Feed quality Condenser heat duty Reboiler heat duty Reflux ratio Root of quadratic equation used to find intersection of of q and equilibrium lines Slope of the stripping line Number of stages required to achieve desired Xw Stage-number vector used to determine number of stages required to achieve desired Xw Enthalpy of saturated A vapor Enthalpy of saturated B vapor Bottoms flowrate X-position of the "D" point X-position of the "W" point Fraction of lower boiling component in liquid leaving stage i Fraction of lower boiling component in distillate Fraction of lower boiling component in feed X-intersect of q and enriching lines X-intersect of q and equilibrium lines X-position of switching point Fraction of lower boiling component in bottoms Fraction of lower boiling component in vapor leaving stage i Y-intersect of q and enriching lines Y-intersect of q and equilibrium lines .8 1.85337 0.0 1.6 0.7 0.676 equil 0.345 Sat.1 0.7 33256.1 -65754.442 x + -0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.1 H(y) = 33046.0 85510.0 0.8 0.