Handbook of Chemical Engineering Calculations

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October 21, 2003


Electronic book text, 800 pages


0071433260 / 9780071433266

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Main description

* Provides detailed procedures for performing hundreds of chemical engineering calculations along with fully worked-out examples

Table of contents

Chapter 1: Physical and Chemical propertiesChapter 2: StoichiometryChapter 3: Phase EquilibriumChapter 4: Chemical-Reaction EquiibriumChapter 5: Reaction Kinetics and Reactor DesignChapter 6: Flow of Fluids and SolidsChapter 7: Heat TransferChapter 8: DistillationChapter 9: Extraction and LeachingChapter 10: CrystallizationChapter 11: Absorption and StrippingChapter 12: Liquid AgitationChapter 13: Size ReductionChapter 14: FiltrationChapter 15: Air Pollution ControlChapter 16: Water Pollution ControlChapter 17: Biotechnology Chapter 18: Cost EngineeringChapter 19: Other Chemical Engineering CalculationsINDEX

Author comments

Nicholas Chopey is Editor-in-Chief at Chemical Engineering magazine, with more than 45 years' experience in engineering and publishing. A former process engineer with Esso (now part of ExxonMobil), he is a member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers and of the American Society for Engineering Education.

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Revised & Expanded Third Edition!


If solving chemical engineering problems quickly and accurately is key to your work, here's an invaluable info-packed resource: McGraw-Hill's Handbook of Chemical Engineering Calculations.

Fully revised and expanded, this Third Edition delivers step-by-step procedures for performing a wide array of chemical engineering calculations -- along with fully worked-out examples that help you avoid costly errors.

With practical techniques that help you solve problems manually, or by setting up computer-based procedures, this authoritative guide features new sections covering:
* Biotechnology
* Water pollution control
* Chemical process plant cost engineering

And revised and updated sections on:
* Physical and chemical properties
* Stoichiometry
* Chemical equilibrium
* Reaction kinetics and reactor design
* Flow of fluids and solids
* Heat transfer
* Distillation
* Crystallization
* Absorption and stripping
* Filtration
* Liquid agitation
* Size reduction
* Air pollution control
* And much, much more!

An indispensable tool for chemical engineers, this handbook will minimize your effort — and maximize your output!

Copyright 2014 McGraw-Hill Global Education Holdings, LLC


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