166.154 Refinery Technology and Fluidized Bed Systems
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2024S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to apply basics of Fluidization Technology, two phase theory, fluidizing regimes,  fluidized bed systems, Catalytic Cracking of VGO and bio oils, Chemical Looping Combustion and basics of Refinery Technology,

Subject of course

Basics of Fluidization Technology;two phase theory, fluidizing regimes, presentation of applied fluidized bed systems: Catalytic Cracking of VGO, bio oils, animal fats and used frying oil, Biomass Gasification, Adsorption/Desorption, Chemical Looping Combustion, basic knowledge in Refinery Technology and substitution of crude oil by oils from biological sources.

Teaching methods

Power point lecture with representative practical examples

Mode of examination




Course dates

Mon16:00 - 19:0022.04.2024Seminarraum BA 02C Preliminary meeting & 1. Lecture
Tue16:00 - 19:0023.04.2024Seminarraum BA 02C 2nd Lecture
Mon16:00 - 19:0006.05.2024Seminarraum BA 02C 3rd Lecture
Tue16:00 - 19:0007.05.2024Seminarraum BA 02C 4th Lecture
Tue16:00 - 19:0014.05.2024Seminarraum BA 02C 5th Lecture
Tue16:00 - 19:0028.05.2024Seminarraum BA 02C Final presentations
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

Oral presentation for a chosen topic

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.03.2024 00:00 19.04.2024 23:59 14.05.2024 13:00



Lecture notes for this course are available.