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Course syllabus N423Z5_4B - Fundamentals of Biochemical Engineering (FCFT - WS 2018/2019)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology
Course unit code: N423Z5_4B
Course unit title: Fundamentals of Biochemical Engineering
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)
laboratory/construction practice2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 4
Recommended semester/trimester: Chemical Engineering - bachelor (compulsory), 5. semester
Automation, Information Engineering and Management in Chemistry and Food Industry - bachelor (optional), 5. semester
Automation, Information Engineering and Management in Chemistry and Food Industry - bachelor (optional), 5. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
Written tests
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The basic principles of bioreaction kinetics and basic calculations of principal types of homogeneous biochemical reactors: batch, continuous fed batch and continuous stirred tanks.Sterilisation of bioreactors
Course contents:
Fundamentals of enzyme kinetics, growth of biomass, transport phenomena in bioreactors, basic types of bioreactors
Recommended or required reading:
MUNTEAN, O. Biochemical Technology. Bucurest: Printech, 2003. 252 p. ISBN 973-652-899-5.
BÁLEŠ, V. -- MÉSZÁROS, A. -- POLAKOVIČ, M. -- ŠTEFUCA, V. -- MUNTEAN, O. Biochemické technológie: Biochemical Technologies. Bratislava : AB-ART, 2003. 128 p. ISBN 80-89006-75-2.
BÁLEŠ, V. -- KOSSACZKÝ, E. Bioinžinierstvo kvasných procesov. Bratislava : SVŠT v Bratislave, 1986. 176 p.
BÁLEŠ, V. Modelovanie bioreaktorov. Bratislava : SVŠT v Bratislave, 1990.

Language of instruction: slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 152

34,9 %24,3 %21,7 %14,5 %3,9 %0,7 %
Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Pavel Ačai, PhD. (instructor, lecturer) - slovak, english
prof. Ing. Vladimír Báleš, DrSc. (examiner, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak, english
Last modification: 6. 4. 2018
Supervisor: prof. Ing. Vladimír Báleš, DrSc. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Tomáš Molnár on 04/06/2018.

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