1st Edition

Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design
Volume 16 - Dimensional Analysis to Drying of Fluids with Adsorbants

ISBN 9780824724665
Published December 14, 1982 by CRC Press
456 Pages

USD $400.00

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Book Description

"Written by engineers for engineers (with over 150 International Editorial Advisory Board members),this highly lauded resource provides up-to-the-minute information on the chemical processes, methods, practices, products, and standards in the chemical, and related, industries. "

Table of Contents

"Dimensional Analysis, I. H. Silberberg and John J. McKetta Dimethyl Terephthalate, R. H. Baldwin and H. A. Leipold Distillation, W. L. Bolles, and James R. Fair Distillation, Azeotropic and Extractive, C. D. Holland, S. E. Gallun, and M. J. Lockett Distillation, Batch, G. A. R. Trollope Distillation Control, F. G. Shinskey Distillation, Crude Stabilization, R. N. Maddox, J. H. Erbar, and A. Shariat Distillation, Estimates for Naphtha Cuts, D. B. Broughton and K. D. Uitti Distillation, Flash, C. J. Liddle Distillation, Optimization, W. T. Mitchell Distillation Simulation, A. Chou, B. L. Bauman, and A. M. Fayon Distillation, Steam, R. W. Ellerbe Distillation, Thermally Coupled, Walter J. Stupin and F. J. Lockhart Distillery Wastes-Disposal and By-Product Recovery, V. Pachaiyapan Divinylbenzene, W. G. Kingsley, L. Steib, and R. Partos Doctor Sweetening, Kenneth M. Brown Drawings, Engineering, Wm. P. Southard Drilling Fluids, N. K. Tschirley Drilling Practices, Adam T. Bourgoyne, Jr. Drives, Adjustable Speed, Ernest F. Cooke Drying of Fluids with Adsorbants, G. E. Hales "

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