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## University of Mumbai Semester 4 (SE Second Year) Solid Fluid Mechanical Operations Revised Syllabus

University of Mumbai Semester 4 (SE Second Year) Solid Fluid Mechanical Operations and their Unit wise marks distribution

### Units and Topics

# | Unit/Topic | Marks |
---|---|---|

100 | Module 1 Introduction | - |

200 | Module 2 Introduction to Size Reduction Equipments | - |

300 | Module 3 Storage and Conveying of Solids | - |

400 | Module 4 Flow Through Packed Beds, Fluidization and Filtration | - |

500 | Module 5 Particle Mechanics, Sedimentation and Particle Separation | - |

600 | Module 6 Solids and Paste | - |

Total | - |

## Syllabus

100 Module 1 Introduction

- Introduction:-Scope & Application of Solid Fluid Operation.
- Particle Size Analysis:-Particle Size Measurement & distribution.
- Sieve Analysis Screening Equipments, Capacity & Effectiveness.

200 Module 2 Introduction to Size Reduction Equipments

- Introduction to Size Reduction Equipments
- Their Selection & Power Requirement in Milling Operations.

300 Module 3 Storage and Conveying of Solids

301 Storage of Solids

- Introduction to Storage Solids, Bins, Hoppers & Silos.
- Jensen’s Equation

302 Conveying of Solids

- Introduction to Conveying of Solids, Belt Conveyor, Bucket Conveyor, Pneumatic Conveyor & Elevators.

400 Module 4 Flow Through Packed Beds, Fluidization and Filtration

401 Flow Through Packed Beds

- Characteristics of Packing, Ergen’s Equation, Flow of a single fluid through a packed bed, Problems of Channeling & Wetting.

402 Fluidization

- Fluidization Characteristics, aggregative & particulate fluidization, Minimum Fluidization, Voidage & Minimum Fluidization Velocity, Voidage Correlation, Gas-Solid fluidization characteristics

403 Filtration

- Flow through Filter Cakes & Medium Washing (Numerical), Const Rate & Pressure Filtration, Filter aids, Selection of filtration Equipment.

500 Module 5 Particle Mechanics, Sedimentation and Particle Separation

501 Particle Mechanics

- Motion of Particles in fluids, Effect of particle shape, Stokes Law, Hindered Settling.

502 Sedimentation

- Gravity Settling, Batch Sedimentation, Kynch Theory of Sedimentation.
- Area & Depth of Thickener.

503 Particle Separation Based on Motion of Particles Through Fluids

- Froth floatation & Elutriation.

600 Module 6 Solids and Paste

- Mixing of Solids & Paste.
- Gas-Solid Separation Equipment:- Fabric Filter, Cyclone Separator, Electrostatic precipitator

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