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Chemical Industries

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  1. Catalytic Naphtha Reforming, Revised and Expanded

    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 23rd 2004 by CRC Press

  2. 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 7th 2003 by CRC Press

  3. Thermodynamic Cycles

    Computer-Aided Design and Optimization

    By Chih Wu

    Series: Chemical Industries

    This reference illustrates the efficacy of CyclePad software for enhanced simulation of thermodynamic devices and cycles. It improves thermodynamic studies by reducing calculation time, ensuring design accuracy, and allowing for case-specific analyses. Offering a wide-range of pedagogical aids,...

    Published October 21st 2003 by CRC Press

  4. Process Engineering Economics

    By James Riley Couper

    Series: Chemical Industries

    This reference outlines the fundamental concepts and strategies for economic assessments for informed management decisions in industry. The book illustrates how to prepare capital cost and operating expense estimates, profitability analyses, and feasibility studies, and how to execute sensitivity...

    Published August 26th 2003 by CRC Press

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

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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