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Research Paper | Chemical Engineering | Brazil | Volume 6 Issue 10, October 2017
The Existence and Analysis of Methanol/Methyl Acetate Azeotropes
Alexandre Cesar Balbino Barbosa Filho 
Abstract: The objective of the study is to determine and to analyze azeotropic points for the Methanol/ Methyl Acetate Mixture, at different temperatures and to show it colligated variables values on diagram plots. The methodology used was the creation of an algorithm that makes the calculations for a given range of temperature, and the calculations are based on vapor-liquid equilibrium equations. By finding all the azeotropic points, readers will know the limits of temperature where it has or not an azeotrope, with their parameters of pressure and vapor-liquid molar compositions.
Keywords: Azeotropes, Computational algorithm, Vapor-liquid equilibrium, Equilibrium thermodynamics
Edition: Volume 6 Issue 10, October 2017,
Pages: 1566 - 1568