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  1. Synthetics, Mineral Oils, and Bio-Based Lubricants

    Chemistry and Technology

    Edited by Leslie R. Rudnick

    Series: Chemical Industries

    As the field of tribology has evolved, the lubrication industry is also progressing at an extraordinary rate. Updating the author's bestselling publication, Synthetic Lubricants and High-Performance Functional Fluids, this book features the contributions of over 60 specialists, ten new chapters,...

    Published December 21st 2005 by CRC Press

  2. Structured Catalysts and Reactors

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Andrzej Cybulski, Jacob A. Moulijn

    Series: Chemical Industries

    Interest in structured catalysts is steadily increasing due to the already proven, as well as potential, advantages of these catalysts. Updating the comprehensive coverage of the first edition published in 1998 with the latest science and applications, Structured Catalysts and Reactors, Second...

    Published November 1st 2005 by CRC Press

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Introduction to Process Control

    By Jose A. Romagnoli, Jose A. Romagnoli, Ahmet Palazoglu, Ahmet Palazoglu

    Series: Chemical Industries

    Improvements in software, instrumentation, and feedback control as well as deepening linkages between fundamental aspects of process technology have vastly changed the practice of industrial process control. Newcomers to the field must have a strong understanding of the new demands and capabilities...

    Published July 24th 2005 by CRC Press

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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