Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Inorganic Membrane Reactors CEV458 8 3 + 0 6

Prerequisites

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Elective
Coordinator Prof. YILMAZ YILDIRIM
Instructors
Goals To learn inorganic membranes, their materials, preperations, characterizations and applictions to some selective areas of gas processes
Contents Inorganic membranes and their definition; Types of inorganic membranes; inorganic membrane materials; inorganic membrane preparation methods; inorganic membrane characterization; transport mechanisms; binary gas separations; preperation of catalytic membranes; catalytic membranes and their applications; partial oxidation; hydrogen separation and VOC oxidation.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Student will understand about the material of inorganic membranes and preparation of membranes
2 Students will characterize mebranes for different applications
3 Students will learn what effects the efficieny of inorganic membranes and transport mechanisms.

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Lecture, homework
Assessment Methods Midterm exam (11.week), homework, final exam



Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Inorganic membranes and their definition Marchano, JGS and Tsotsis, TT, "Catalytic Membranes and Membrane Reactors", 2002, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH (Related chapter should be read)
2 Types of inorganic membranes Marchano, JGS and Tsotsis, TT, "Catalytic Membranes and Membrane Reactors", 2002, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH (Related chapter should be read)
3 Inorganic membrane materials Marchano, JGS and Tsotsis, TT, "Catalytic Membranes and Membrane Reactors", 2002, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH (Related chapter should be read)
4 Inorganic membrane preparation methods Marchano, JGS and Tsotsis, TT, "Catalytic Membranes and Membrane Reactors", 2002, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH (Related chapter should be read)
5 Inorganic membrane characterization Marchano, JGS and Tsotsis, TT, "Catalytic Membranes and Membrane Reactors", 2002, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH (Related chapter should be read)
6 Transport mechanisms Marchano, JGS and Tsotsis, TT, "Catalytic Membranes and Membrane Reactors", 2002, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH (Related chapter should be read)
7 Gas separations Marchano, JGS and Tsotsis, TT, "Catalytic Membranes and Membrane Reactors", 2002, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH (Related chapter should be read)
8 Preperation of catalytic membranes Marchano, JGS and Tsotsis, TT, "Catalytic Membranes and Membrane Reactors", 2002, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH (Related chapter should be read)
9 Applications of catalytic membranes Marchano, JGS and Tsotsis, TT, "Catalytic Membranes and Membrane Reactors", 2002, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH (Related chapter should be read)
10 Industrial Gas Production via Inorganic Membranes Marchano, JGS and Tsotsis, TT, "Catalytic Membranes and Membrane Reactors", 2002, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH (Related chapter should be read)
11 Hydrogen Seperation at High Temperature Marchano, JGS and Tsotsis, TT, "Catalytic Membranes and Membrane Reactors", 2002, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH (Related chapter should be read)
12 VOC oxidation Marchano, JGS and Tsotsis, TT, "Catalytic Membranes and Membrane Reactors", 2002, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH (Related chapter should be read)
13 Biological Applications Marchano, JGS and Tsotsis, TT, "Catalytic Membranes and Membrane Reactors", 2002, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH (Related chapter should be read)
14 Modelling of Membrane Reactors Marchano, JGS and Tsotsis, TT, "Catalytic Membranes and Membrane Reactors", 2002, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH (Related chapter should be read)



Sources
Textbook Marchano, JGS and Tsotsis, TT, "Catalytic Membranes and Membrane Reactors", 2002, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH
Additional Resources Yampolskii, Y., Pinnau I and B. D. Freeman, B.D., "Materials Science of Membranes for Gas and Vapor Separation", 2006 John Wiley & Sons.



Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 80
Assignments 2 20
In-Term Total 3 100
Contribution of In-Term Studies to Overall 40
Contribution of Final Exam to Overall 60
Total 100





Course's Contribution to PLO
No Key Learning Outcomes Level
1 2 3 4 5
1 Engineering graduates with application skills of fundamental scientific knowledge in the engineering practice. x
2 Determines, defines, formulates and solves problems in engineering; fort his aim selects and applies the appropriate analytical models and modeling techniques. x
3 Analyses a system, system component or process and in order to meet the requirements, designs under realistic conditions; thus applies modern techniques of design.
4 Selects and uses modern techniques and devices necessary for engineering applications. x
5 Designs and carries out experiments, collects data, analyzes and comments on the findings.
6 Works effectively and individually on multi disciplinary teams. x
7 Accesses knowledge, and to do this, does research, uses databases and other data sources. x
8 Is aware of the importance of lifelong learning; follows advances in science and technology and updates his knowledge continuously. x
9 Uses communication and information technology at least at advanced level of European Computer Driving License
10 Communicates effectively both orally and in writing; uses a foreign language at least at B1 level of European Language Portfolio.
11 Communicates using technical drawing.
12 Has the awareness of Professional ethics and responsibility. x
13 Has awareness about Project management, workplace applications, health of workers, environment and work security; and about legal consequences of engineering applications.
14 Indicates that he is aware of the universal and social effects of engineering solutions and applications; is aware of entrepreneurship and innovativeness and is knowledgeable about the problems of the current age. x
15 Makes use of conceptual and applied knowledge in mathematics, science and in his own area in accordance for engineering solutions.



ECTS ALLOCATED BASED ON STUDENT WORKLOAD BY THE COURSE DESCRIPTION
Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 3 42
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 3 42
Assignments 2 15 30
Mid-terms 1 30 30
Final examination 1 30 30
Total Work Load (h) 174
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 5.8
ECTS Credit of the Course 6