Batch Solid Liquid Extraction Soxhlet Batch Distillation
Main characteristics of the pilot
- Industrial instrumentation.
- Flow switch of the condenser cooling water for operators safety.
- Level and temperature switches to protect heating element.
- Borosilicate glass and stainless steel AISI 316L manufacturing.
- Rigid process pipes.
- Electrical heating.
- Variable reflux column head controlled by ATEX solenoid valve.
Study of the following experimental parameters :
- Influence of solvent type.
- Influence of residence time.
- Influence of operating principle.
- Study of column hydrodynamics.
- Study of the separation of a binary or complex solution.
- Mass balance.
- Mass exchange coefficient calculation.
- Heat balance.
- Determination of number of theoretical plates (McCABE and THIELE, PONCHON and SAVARIT).
- Determination of number of transfer units.