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BJ02A2051 Process Intensification, 5 cr 
Code BJ02A2051  Validity 01.08.2016 -
Name Process Intensification  Abbreviation Process Intensi 
Credits5 cr   
TypeBasic studies  
  Grading scaleStudy modules 0-5,P/F 
  Eligibility for post-graduate studiesno
    Allowed to study several timesno
Organisation LUT School of Engineering Science 

Arto Laari 

Description by Study Guide

Location: Lappeenranta


M.Sc. (Tech.) 1



Teaching Language 


Teacher(s) in Charge 

Docent, D.Sc. (Tech.) Arto Laari


Upon completion of the module, the student will be able to:
- explain the principles and goals of process intensification, describe advantages of process intensification and
typical intensification methods
- explain and apply intensified reactors and separation equipment, combination of reaction and separation, hybrid separation,
alternative energy sources, transformation of batch processes to continuous ones
- recognize possibilities to intensify processes and apply novel technology in existing processes.


Teaching includes lectures, exercises and seminars. During the exercises, students will carry out a group work concerning intensification of some processes given by the lecturer.

Teaching Methods 

Lectures, seminars and exercises 28 h, 4th period. Group work, self-studies, preparation for seminars and examination 102 h.
Total workload 130 h.

Examination in Examination schedule (Yes/No) 


Examination in Moodle (Yes/No) 


Examination in Exam (Yes/No) 


Assessment scale and assessment methods 

0-5, written examination 50%, seminar report and exercises 50%.

Course Materials 

Lecture notes.

Places for exchange-students? (Yes, number/No) 

max 15

Places for Open University Students?(Yes, number/No) 

max 5


Current and upcoming courses
Functions Name Type cr Teacher Timing
  Process Intensification  COURSE  Arto Laari 
02.03.20 -17.04.20 -

Upcoming exams
Functions Name Type cr Teacher Timing
Register Process Intensification  EXAM  Arto Laari 
29.04.20wed 16.15-19.15