Simple Trial-and-Error Algorithm to Determine Distillation Boundaries

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Contributed by: Housam Binous (November 2010)
(Kind Fahd University Petroleum & Minerals)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA



The starting point for the calculation of any distillation line, which depends on , is given by its coordinates in the ternary diagram:

, where .


[1] A. Lucia, "Distilation Tutorial V: Azeotopes and Distillation Boundaries."

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