Applied Chemistry II (REVISED 2007)


Applied Chemistry -II

Syllabus In Detail:-
Module-     Corrosion :  8hr                                                                               
01          • Nemst theory, Standard Electrode potential, types of corrosion Dry or
            chemical corrosion wet or electrochemical corrosion Electrochemical,
            Galvanic cell, Concentration cell, Intergranular Stress cell corrosion
            Polarization, Over voltage. Factors affecting rate of corrosion.
            • Methods to decrease the rate of corrosion, cathodic and anodic Protection,
            cathodic and Anodic coatings. advanced coatings and protection methods,
            Only constituents and their function of a) Panints b) Varnishes c) Lacquors d)
            • Metallic coatings: Methods of coating and study only electroplating
            method. Corrosion engineering of electronic and photonic devices.

Module-      Alloys:
02          • Alloys, Types of alloys, alloys of Al, Cu & Pb. Their composition
            properties and uses. Recent advances in alloy related materials
            • Powder Metallurgy Methods of metal powder formation, Metal ceramic
            powders Technology of Powder metallurgy. Applications of powder
Module-      Fuel 10hr
03          • definition classification, characteristic properties of a good fuel Calorific             
            value, cross and Net calorific value, conversion. Proximate and altimate
            analysis of fuels, combustion calculations for requirement of oxygen and air
            for given solid, liquid gaseous fuel.
            • Liquid fuels: Crude petroleum oil, classification Separation and purification
            of Gasoline from crude oil. Thermal cracking Catalytic cracking. Fixed bed,
            moving method for obtaining gasoline.
            • Diesel, Bio diesel, methods to obtain bio diesel, production of ethanol using
            bio-mass production of hydrocarbons from plants, Knocking, Octane value.
            anti-knocking agents and their function recent technology for catalytic

Module-     Composite Materials:  05hr                                                                      
04           • Introduction.   Constitution,   Characteristic properties classification Particle,
            fiber, reinforced composites structural composites,
             • Application of composite materials

Module-     Green chemistry:   05hr                                                                         
06           • Introduction, Goals Significance, Basic ideas in the field of green chemistry
            research with 3 examples.
             •  Industrial applications of green chemistry.
Module-     Catalysis:  
07           • Introduction, Importance of catalysts and adsorbents in industry, Activation
            energy and catalysts.
             • Molecular design for catalysts and adsorbents, Molecular design by nature-
            Zeolites, zeotypes, pillared clays, Metal complexes and clusters, Oxide
            materials carbon materials, membranes. 

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2. Fundamentals of optics, Jenkins & white Me Graw-Hill Int.
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