alexa Synthesis Of Mass Exchanger Network Considering Piping
ISSN: 2157-7048

Journal of Chemical Engineering & Process Technology
Open Access

Like us on:
OMICS International organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific Societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Open Access Journals gaining more Readers and Citations

700 Journals and 15,000,000 Readers Each Journal is getting 25,000+ Readers

This Readership is 10 times more when compared to other Subscription Journals (Source: Google Analytics)

Research Article

Synthesis Of Mass Exchanger Network Considering Piping And Pumping Costs Using Process Integration Principles

Deepshikha Singh and Shabina Khanam*

Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Roorkee, India

*Corresponding Author:
Shabina Khanam
Department of Chemical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Roorkee-247667, India
Tel: 919634783822
E-mail: [email protected]

Received Date: August 02, 2016; Accepted Date: January 25, 2017; Published Date: February 23, 2017

Citation: Singh D, Khanam S (2017) Synthesis of Mass Exchanger Network Considering Piping and Pumping Costs Using Process Integration Principles. J Chem Eng Process Technol 8:322. doi: 10.4172/2157-7048.1000322

Copyright: © 2017 Singh D, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

 

Abstract

This paper presents a procedure to optimize mass exchanger network considering piping and pumping costs. This optimization technique is based on the combination of Pinch technology with mathematical programming approach to obtain the optimum minimum allowable composition difference (ε) value. In the present work three examples are taken from open literature to study the contribution and effect of piping and pumping costs on optimum ε value and mass exchanger network design. The results obtained for Examples 1, 2 and 3 shows that ε changes from specified to optimized ε value with improved network configuration before considering piping and pumping costs. After accounting piping and pumping costs ε changes from optimized to new optimized ε value with the changes of network configuration. Further, based on results of Examples 1, 2 and 3 it is found that piping and pumping costs contributes around 12% and 3% towards TAC of a mass exchanger network.

Keywords

Share This Page

Additional Info

Loading
Loading Please wait..
 
Peer Reviewed Journals
 
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
 
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

 
© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version
adwords