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1: Introduction

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    18379
    • 1.0: Introduction
      This text has been prepared for use in what is normally the first chemical engineering course in a typical chemical engineering program. There are essentially two major objectives associated with this text. The first objective is to carefully describe and apply the axioms for conservation of mass in multicomponent, reacting systems. Sometimes these ideas are stated as mass is conserved or mass is neither created nor destroyed.
    • 1.1: Analysis versus Design
    • 1.2: Representation of Chemical Processes
    • 1.3: Problems