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Rules of thumb for chemical engineers

Author: Stephen Hall
Publisher: Oxford ; Waltham, MA : Butterworth-Heinemann, 2012.
Series: Butterworth-Heinemann/IChemE series.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 5th ed.View all editions and formats
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The most complete guide of its kind, this is the favored handbook for chemical and process engineers who need a reliable and authoritative solution to their practical on the job problems. Includes all new material on new processing sectors, include biopharmaceuticals. The text is comprehensively revised and updated with new data and formulas. Rules of Thumb for Chemical Engineers solves process design problems  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks, manuals, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Hall
ISBN: 9780123877857 0123877857
OCLC Number: 784573604
Description: x, 441 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Contents: 1. Fluid Flow --
2. Heat Exchangers --
3. Fractionators --
4. Absorbers --
5. Pumps --
6. Blowers and, Compressors --
7. Drivers --
8. Vessels --
9. Bollers --
10. Cooling Towers --
11. Refrigeration --
12. Closed Loop Heat Transfer Systems --
13. Biopharmaceutical Systems --
14. Vacuum Systems --
15. Pneumatic Conveying --
16. Blending and Agitation --
17. Process Evaluation --
18. Reliability --
19. Metallurgy --
20. Safety --
21. Controls --
22. Troubleshooting --
23. Startup --
24. Energy Conservation --
25. Process Modeling --
26. Conversion Factors and Constants --
27. Properties.
Series Title: Butterworth-Heinemann/IChemE series.
Responsibility: Stephen Hall.

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Suitable for chemical and process engineers, this title solves process design problems quickly, accurately and safely, with hundreds of techniques, shortcuts and calculations. It brings together  Read more...

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"Branan's useful and convenient handbook for chemical and process engineers (at a bargain price) will be much appreciated by students and practitioners..." American Reference Books Annual

 
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