What is unit operation in chemical engineering?
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- eAnswers...Jun 7, 2013
Unit operation of Chemical Engineering is a textbook which is used widely. The book was published in 1956. Currently seventh edition of the book which was published in 2004 is available in the market. The book covers subjects like Fluid mechanism, Heat transfer, Mass transfer and equilibrium stages etc.
- Hari PrakashJun 7, 2013
In chemical engineering and related fields, a unit operation is a basic step in a process. Unit operations involve bringing a physical change such as separation, crystallization, evaporation, filtration etc. For example, in milk processing, homogenization, pasteurization, chilling, and packaging are each unit operation which is connected to create the overall process. A process may have many unit operations to obtain the desired product.
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