# Unit Operations 1 Semester 3 (SE Second Year) BE Biotechnology University of Mumbai Topics and Syllabus

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The University of Mumbai Semester 3 (SE Second Year) Unit Operations 1 syllabus for the academic year 2022-2023 is based on the Board's guidelines. Students should read the Semester 3 (SE Second Year) Unit Operations 1 Syllabus to learn about the subject's subjects and subtopics.

Students will discover the unit names, chapters under each unit, and subtopics under each chapter in the University of Mumbai Semester 3 (SE Second Year) Unit Operations 1 Syllabus pdf 2022-2023. They will also receive a complete practical syllabus for Semester 3 (SE Second Year) Unit Operations 1 in addition to this.

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## University of Mumbai Semester 3 (SE Second Year) Unit Operations 1 Revised Syllabus

University of Mumbai Semester 3 (SE Second Year) Unit Operations 1 and their Unit wise marks distribution

## Syllabus

100 Intoduction
• Classification of fluids
• Rheological behavior of fluids & Newton’s Law of viscosity.
• Effect of temperature & pressure on viscosity of fluids.
200 Fluid Statics
• Pascal's law
• Hydrostatic equilibrium
• Barometric equation and pressure measurement (problems)
300 Fluid Dynamics
• Continuity Equation
• Equation of motion
• Euler's equation of motion
• Bernoulli’s equation(problems)
• Bernoulli's equation for compressible fluids (isothermal and adiabatic process)
• concept of Reynold's number
• Laminar flow in pipes
• Turbulent flow in pipes
• velocity and shear stress distribution across pipe
• Boundary layer formation and seperation of boundary layer.
400 Flow of Incompressible Fluids
• Relationship between skin friction and wall shear
• Fanning friction fractor
• friction factor law for smooth pipes
• Form friction
• effect of roughness
• energy relationships
• pipe fittings
• major and minor losses in pipe flow.
500 Flow Measurements
• Venturimeter, Orificemeter, Pitot tube, Rotameter.
600 Pumping
• Reciprocating pumps, Rotary pumps, centrifugal pumps (Characteristics,NPSH,Cavitation) and blowers.
700 Particle Size Distribution
• Importance of particle size in reactions
• particle size, shape and mass distributions,measurement and analysis
• concept of average diameter.
800 Screening
• Screening equipment, capacity and effectiveness of screen
• effect of mesh size on capacity of screen.
• Particle size analysis:- mean diameter, derived diameter.
• Sieving -cumulative method and differential method.
900 Transportation and Storage of Solids
• Studies performance and operation of different conveyor systems like Belt, Screw, Apron, Flight, pneumatic conveyor and elevators;
• Storage of solids and discharge pattern from storage bin.
1000 Size Reduction
• Factors affecting size reduction, comminution laws : Kick’s law, Rittinger’s law and Bond’s law and their limitations.
• Crushing efficiency & power consumption
1100 Size Reduction Equipments
• Grinder - Construction and operation of Hammer mill, Ball mill
• Ultrafine grinder - Fluid energy mill
• Cutting machines: knife cutters,
1200 Separation Based on Particle Mechanics Through Liquids
• Free settling and Hinderd settling
• Stoke’s law & Newton’s law regimes of settling.
• Clarifiers and thickeners, flocculation, batch sedimentation (Kynch theory), rate of sedimentation
1300 Filtration
• Theory and principle of solid liquid filtration, cake filters
• Discontinuous pressure filter:- principle and working of filter press.
1400 Mixing and Agitation
• Principles of agitation
• agitation equipment
• Solid solid mixing equipment
• Mixing effectiveness and Mixing index. Flow patterns in Agitated vessels,Impellers,Types of impellers,power consumption of Impellers.