Atomization and Spray Drying

Applied and Practical Approach

Duration: 18 Hours
Course Instructor

Herberto Dutra

$ 2650
Discounts: We offer a 10% group discount when you register 2 or more attendees (up to 10). Contact us for groups over 10.

Course description

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This comprehensive course delves into the essential concepts of Atomization and Spray-Drying technology, which play crucial roles in various industries. The course is designed to provide a strong foundation in the scientific principles and practical operations related to Atomization and Spray-Drying, both of which are integral to the daily operations of industries such as Food, Beverages, Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Pulp and Paper, and more.

The primary objective of the course is to empower scientists, engineers, and operations professionals with the knowledge and skills necessary to make a significant impact in their respective businesses. Participants will gain a deeper understanding of these vital processes and acquire essential techniques for scaling up operations, enhancing efficiency, troubleshooting challenges, and maximizing throughput.

The course content covers a wide range of topics including Spray Drying, evaporative cooling, and the diverse applications of spray and atomization techniques, such as coating, cooling, and fire protection.

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • State the various types of nozzle atomizers, their applications and limitations.
  • Calculate the parameters required for the design and selection of atomizing devices.
  • Explain the reasons, advantages and limitations of drying processes.
  • Explain the zones of a spray drying systems, evaporation & evaporative cooling.
  • Calculate the thermal efficiency of a spray drying process and main spray drying parameters.
  • Explain how to dry challenging products and improve drying operations.
  • Scale‐up a process from a pilot plant to a production line.
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The course is intended for professionals working in the Food, Beverage, Specialty Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Pulp/Paper, and Pilot Plant industries. It will be especially valuable to:

  • Operations, Engineers, Scientists.
  • Quality Control, Environmental, Health and Safety Professionals.
  • Anyone involved with spray-dependent processes.

Course Instructor


Herberto Dutra

Sr. Manager - Engineering

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