Biochemical Engineering - Agitation and Aeration - Discussion


The oxygen transfer rate in a bioreactor will increase if

[A]. oil is added
[B]. antifoam is added
[C]. detergent like molecules are added
[D]. increase in the reactor temperature

Answer: Option C


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Sandeep said: (Nov 2, 2014)  
Detergent like, molecules will decrease tension on the liquid surface and hence making it easier for oxygen to get in liquid.

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