Separation Processes for Biochemical Products

A photogrpah of the Cirque of the Towers, Wind Rivers Range, Wyoming.

Cirque of the Towers, Wind Rivers Range, Wyoming. (Photo by Prof. Charles Cooney.)


MIT Course Number

10.445 / 10.545

As Taught In

Summer 2005


Undergraduate / Graduate

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This course serves as an introduction to the fundamental principles of separation operations for the recovery of products from biological processes, membrane filtration, chromatography, centrifugation, cell disruption, extraction, and process design.

This course was last taught during the regular school year in the Spring semester of 1999, but has been a part of the MIT Technology and Development Program (TDP) at the Malaysia University of Science and Technology (MUST), as well as at MIT's Professional Institute in more recent years.

Cooney, Charles. 10.445 Separation Processes for Biochemical Products, Summer 2005. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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