After completing this chapter, you will be able to:
Model gas absorption with reaction on the basis of the penetration theory.
See the differences between the predictions of the film model and the penetration model.
Understand the use of laboratory-scale contactors with well-established hydrodynamic patterns to find physico-chemical parameters such as rate constant and diffusivity.
Analysis of gas–liquid reactions based on the film model was studied in Chapter 20. An alternative model for mass transfer from a gas–liquid interface is the penetration theory model, which was introduced in Section 8.8. Here we present an analysis of gas–liquid reactions based on ...