#### Chemical Reaction Engineering (3rd Ed.)

##### Octave Levenspiel

###### 1 Overview of Chemical Reaction Engineering

Overview

###### 2 Kinetics of Homogeneous Reactions

2.1 Concentration-Dependent Term of a Rate Equation

2.2 Temperature-Dependent Term of a Rate Equation

2.4 Predictability of Reaction Rate from Theory

###### 3 Interpretation of Batch Reactor Data

3.1 Constant-Volume Batch Reactor

3.3 Temperature and Reaction Rate

3.4 The Search for a Rate Equation

###### 4 Introduction to Reactor Design

4.1 General Discussion

###### 5 Ideal Reactors for a Single Reaction

5.1 Ideal Batch Reactors

5.2 Steady-State Mixed Flow Reactors

5.3 Steady-State Plug Flow Reactors

###### 6 Design for Single Reactions

6.1 Size Comparison of Single Reactors

6.2 Multiple Reaction Systems

6.3 Recycle Reactor

###### 7 Design for Parallel Reactions

Design for Parallel Reactions

###### 8 Potpourri of Multiple Reactions

8.1 Irreversible First-Order Reactions in Series

8.3 Reversible Reactions

8.6 Irreversible Series-Parallel Reactions

###### 9 Temperature and Pressure Effects

9.1 Single Reactions

9.2 Multiple Reactions

###### 10 Choosing the Right Kind of Reactor

Choosing the Right Kind of Reactor

###### 11 Basics of Non-Ideal Flow

11.1 E, the Age Distribution of Fluid, the RTD

###### 12 Compartment Models

Compartment Models

###### 13 The Dispersion Model

13.1 Axial Dispersion

###### 15 The Convection Model for Laminar Flow

15.1 The Convection Model and its RTD

###### 18 Solid Catalyzed Reactions

18.1 The Rate Equation for Surface Kinetics

18.2 Pore Diffusion Resistance Combined with Surface Kinetics

18.3 Porous Catalyst Particles

18.5 Performance Equations for Reactors Containing Porous Catalyst Particles

18.7 Product Distribution in Multiple Reactions

###### 19 The Packed Bed Catalytic Reactor

Packed Bed Catalytic Reactor

###### 20 Reactors with Suspended Solid Catalyst, Fluidized Reactors of Various Types

20.1 Background Information about Suspended Solids Reactors

###### 21 Deactivating Catalysts

21.1 Mechanisms of Catalyst Deactivation

###### 22 G/L Reactions on Solid Catalyst: Trickle Beds, Slurry Reactors, Three-Phase Fluidized Beds

22.5 Applications

###### 27 Enzyme Fermentation

27.1 Michaelis-Menten Kinetics (M-M Kinetics)

27.2 Inhibition by a Foreign Substance - Competitive and Noncompetitive Inhibition

###### 28 Microbial Fermentation - Introduction and Overall Picture

###### 29 Substrate-Limiting Microbial Fermentation

29.2 Mixed Flow Fermentators