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Chemical Industries

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  1. Molecular Modeling in Heavy Hydrocarbon Conversions

    By Michael T. Klein, Gang Hou, Ralph Bertolacini, Linda J. Broadbelt, Ankush Kumar

    Series: Chemical Industries

    In the past two decades, new modeling efforts have gradually incorporated more molecular and structural detail in response to environmental and technical interests. Molecular Modeling in Heavy Hydrocarbon Conversions introduces a systematic molecule-based modeling approach with a system of chemical...

    Published September 27th 2005 by CRC Press

  2. Batch Processes

    Edited by Ekaterini Korovessi, Andreas A. Linninger

    Series: Chemical Industries

    Reduced time to market, lower production costs, and improved flexibility are critical success factors for batch processes. Their ability to handle variations in feedstock and product specifications has made them key to the operation of multipurpose facilities, and therefore quite popular in the...

    Published September 25th 2005 by CRC Press

  3. Metal Oxides

    Chemistry and Applications

    Edited by J.L.G. Fierro

    Series: Chemical Industries

    The chemistry of metals has traditionally been more understood than that of its oxides. As catalytic applications continue to grow in a variety of disciplines, Metal Oxides: Chemistry and Applications offers a timely account of transition-metal oxides (TMO), one of the most important classes of...

    Published August 23rd 2005 by CRC Press

  4. Gasification Technologies

    A Primer for Engineers and Scientists

    By John Rezaiyan, Nicholas P. Cheremisinoff

    Series: Chemical Industries

    In contrast to traditional combustion, gasification technologies offer the potential for converting coal and low or negative-value feedstocks, such as petroleum coke and various waste materials into usable energy sources or chemicals. With a growing number of companies operating and marketing...

    Published April 7th 2005 by CRC Press

  5. Catalysis of Organic Reactions

    Edited by John R. Sowa, Jr.

    Series: Chemical Industries

    This volume compiles 63 peer-reviewed scientific papers documenting the latest developments in the application of homogeneous, heterogeneous, and immobilized homogenous catalysts used in organic synthesis. Catalysis of Organic Reactions consists of primary research articles accompanied by...

    Published March 29th 2005 by CRC Press

  6. Industrial Chemical Cresols and Downstream Derivatives

    By Asim Kumar Mukhopadhyay

    Series: Chemical Industries

    Meeting the need for a comprehensive source addressing every aspect of cresol production, analysis, and impact, this detailed reference offers the most up-to-date account of cresols and their downstream derivatives, written by an internationally renowned consultant in the fine chemicals industry....

    Published December 19th 2004 by CRC Press

  7. Polymer Processing Instabilities

    Control and Understanding

    Edited by Savvas G. Hatzikiriakos, Kalman B. Migler

    Series: Chemical Industries

    Polymer Processing Instabilities: Control and Understanding offers a practical understanding of the various flows that occur during the processing of polymer melts. The book pays particular attention to flow instabilities that affect the rate of production and the methods used to prevent and...

    Published November 29th 2004 by CRC Press

  8. Handbook of MTBE and Other Gasoline Oxygenates

    Edited by Halim Hamid, Mohammed Ashraf Ali

    Series: Chemical Industries

    This handbook presents the outlook for future production and consumption of MTBE and other oxygenates worldwide and studies new catalytic systems and modern methods for the synthesis and commercial production of methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE) and related ethers. The scope of this sophisticated...

    Published March 10th 2004 by CRC Press

  9. Catalytic Naphtha Reforming, Revised and Expanded

    2nd Edition

    Edited by George J. Antos, Abdullah M. Aitani

    Series: Chemical Industries

    Catalytic Naphtha Reforming, Second Edition presents modern, crystal-clear explanations of every aspect of this critical process for generating high-octane reformate products for gasoline blending and production of benzene, toluene, and xylene (BTX) aromatics. The book details the chemistry of...

    Published February 22nd 2004 by CRC Press

  10. Re-Engineering the Chemical Processing Plant

    Process Intensification

    By Andrzej Stankiewicz, Jacob A. Moulijn

    Series: Chemical Industries

    The first guide to compile current research and frontline developments in the science of process intensification (PI), Re-Engineering the Chemical Processing Plant illustrates the design, integration, and application of PI principles and structures for the development and optimization of chemical...

    Published November 6th 2003 by CRC Press

Forthcoming Books

  1. Handbook of Refinery Desulfurization
    By Nour Shafik El-Gendy, James G. Speight
    To Be Published August 15th 2015
  2. Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis, Catalysts, and Catalysis: Advances and Applications
    By Mario L. Occelli, Burtron H. Davis
    To Be Published November 30th 2015

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