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Chemical Industries

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  1. Chemical Process Engineering

    Design And Economics

    By Harry Silla

    Series: Chemical Industries

    This illustrative reference presents a systematic approach to solving design problems by listing the needed equations, calculating degrees-of-freedom, developing calculation procedures to generate process specifications, and sizing equipment. Containing over thirty detailed examples of calculation...

    Published August 8th 2003 by CRC Press

  2. Petroleum and Gas Field Processing

    By Hussein K. Abdel-Aal, Mohamed A. Aggour, Mohamed A. Fahim

    Series: Chemical Industries

    The immediate product extracted from oil and gas wells consists of mixtures of oil, gas, and water that is difficult to transport, requiring a certain amount of field processing. This reference analyzes principles and procedures related to the processing of reservoir fluids for the separation,...

    Published July 3rd 2003 by CRC Press

  3. Industrial Solvents Handbook, Revised And Expanded

    2nd Edition

    By Nicholas P. Cheremisinoff

    Series: Chemical Industries

    Keeping pace with current trends in solvent production, this volume builds upon its previous edition with broader coverage of safe handling practices, health effects, physical properties, and chemical synthesis routes to some of the most important organic solvents used in the chemical and allied...

    Published April 15th 2003 by CRC Press

  4. Batch Fermentation

    Modeling: Monitoring, and Control

    By Ali Cinar, Satish J. Parulekar, Cenk Undey, Gulnur Birol

    Series: Chemical Industries

    Illustrating techniques in model development, signal processing, data reconciliation, process monitoring, quality assurance, intelligent real-time process supervision, and fault detection and diagnosis, Batch Fermentation offers valuable simulation and control strategies for batch fermentation...

    Published April 1st 2003 by CRC Press

  5. Conservation Equations And Modeling Of Chemical And Biochemical Processes

    Edited by Said S.E.H. Elnashaie, Parag Garhyan

    Series: Chemical Industries

    Presenting strategies in control policies, this text uses a systems theory approach to predict, simulate and streamline plant operation, conserve fuel and resources, and increase workplace safety in the manufacturing, chemical, petrochemical, petroleum, biochemical and energy industries. Topics of...

    Published March 26th 2003 by CRC Press

  6. Handbook of Fluidization and Fluid-Particle Systems

    Edited by Wen-Ching Yang

    Series: Chemical Industries

    This reference details particle characterization, dynamics, manufacturing, handling, and processing for the employment of multiphase reactors, as well as procedures in reactor scale-up and design for applications in the chemical, mineral, petroleum, power, cement and pharmaceuticals industries. The...

    Published March 19th 2003 by CRC Press

  7. Lubricant Additives

    Chemistry and Applications

    By Leslie R. Rudnick

    Series: Chemical Industries

    This text details the design of cost-effective, environmentally friendly lubricant additive technologies and components for the automotive, industrial, manufacturing, food, and aerospace industries. Presenting methods to improve the performance and stability of lubricants, protect metal surfaces...

    Published January 29th 2003 by CRC Press

  8. Catalysis of Organic Reactions

    Edited by Dennis G. Morrell

    Series: Chemical Industries

    This text offers authoritative contributions from nearly 200 leaders in the field and new methods to enhance catalytic reactions. "Catalysis of Organic Reactions" covers approaches for designing, modifying, and altering catalysts for improved function, performance, and stability, procedures to...

    Published November 13th 2002 by CRC Press

  9. Chemical Reactor Design

    By Peter Harriott

    Series: Chemical Industries

    Featuring case studies and worked examples that illustrate key concepts in the text, this book contains guidelines for scaleup of laboratory and pilot plant results, methods to derive the correct reaction order, activation energy, or kinetic model from laboratory tests, and theories, correlations,...

    Published November 6th 2002 by CRC Press

  10. Petroleum Refining Processes

    Edited by James G. Speight, Baki Ozum

    Series: Chemical Industries

    This work highlights contemporary approaches to resource utilization and provides comprehensive coverage of technological advances in residuum conversion. It illustrates state-of-the-art engineering methods for the refinement of heavy oils, bitumen, and other high-sulphur feedstocks....

    Published October 31st 2001 by CRC Press

Forthcoming Books

  1. Educating Scientists and Engineers for Academic and Non-Academic Career Success
    By James Speight
    To Be Published December 7th 2014
  2. Handbook of Refinery Desulfurization
    By Nour Shafik El-Gendy, James G. Speight
    To Be Published August 14th 2015

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