Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
404003952006ION EXCHANGERSElective353
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The subject of ion exchange will be approached from separation science viewpoint being principally concerned with the theoretical fundamentals and practical applications of different ion exchange techniques.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Müşerref ARDA
Learning Outcomes
1Basic knowledge of chemistry of ion exchange materials,
2Knowledge of main physico-chemical phenomena that are exploited to achieve for ion exchange separations,
3Knowledge of common ion exchange operations,
4Ideas about used equipment (both laboratory and industrial scale),
5Experience of ion exchange materials applications in different fields.
6Knowledge of chemical terms, rules and units
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Introduction to Ion Exchang, Structure and properties of ion exchangers, Preparation of ion exchangers, Capacity, Ion Exchange Equilibria, Ion Exchange Kinetics, Ion Exchange Columns Ion chromatography, Applications of ion exchangers in industry
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Introduction and History note
2Structure and physical properties of ion exchangers
3Resin Types, Inorganic, organic, liquid and membrane ion exchangers
4Chemical properties of ion exchangers
5Ion Exchange Equilibria
6Ion Exchange Kinetics
7Batch and continuous ion exchange processes
8Mid-term Exam
9Column processes, Breakthrough curve and Performance of column
10Applications of ion exchangers in industry
11Analytical applications of Ion exchange resins
12Water softening by Ion ,Exchange
13Technological schemes of ion exchange
14Principles of ion exchange chromatograpy
15Project presentation
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1) Helfferich, F., “Ion Exchange”, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., NY, USA, 1962. 2) Andrei A. Zagorodni, Ion Exchange Materials: Properties and Applications, Elsevier: 2006, ISBN: 0-08-044552-7. 3) Dorfner, K., “Ion Exchangers, Properties and Applications”, Ann Arbor Science Publishers, Inc., NY, USA, 2nd ed., 1973. 4) K. Dortner, “Ion Exchanger” Gruyter, Berlin Mainheim, (1991) 5) O. Samuelson, “Ion Exchange Separations in Analytical Chemistry”, J. Wiley and Sons, NY, (1963) 6) R. Kunin “Ion Exchange Resins”, J. Wiley and Sons, NY, (1963) 7) Harland, G.E., “Ion Exchange, Theory and Practice”, RSP, UK, 2nd ed., 1994. 8) Slater, M.J., Principles of Ion Exchange Technology, Billins&Sons LTD., Worcester, UK, 1991. 9) Harold, W., Rocklin, R.D., “Ion Exchange in Analytical Chemistry”, CRC Press, USA, 1990. 10) Bolto, B.A., Pawlowski, L., “Wastewater Treatment by Ion-Exchange”,2nd ed., E.&F.N. Spon Ltd., USA, 1987.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination11010
Final Examination11010
Attending Lectures14228
Report Preparation188
Project Preparation188
Project Presentation188
Individual Study for Homework Problems248
Reading2510
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)90
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