1st Edition

Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design
Volume 21 - Expanders to Finned Tubes: Selection of

ISBN 9780824724719
Published November 1, 1984 by CRC Press
520 Pages

USD $385.00

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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

"Expanders, A. R. Valdes Extraction, Liquid-Liquid, P. J. Bailes, C. Hanson, M. A. Hughes, and M. W. T. Pratt Extraction, Liquid-Liquid, Equipment Choice, K.-H. Reissinger and Jürgen SchrOeter Extraction, Liquid-Liquid, Packed Tower Design, John S. Eckert Facilities Planning for Chemical Plants, Hayes A. Chapin Fans, Correction for Temperature and Pressure, F. Caplan Fans, Motor Sizing, F. Caplan Fans, Motors and Accessory Costs for Dust-Laden Gases, William M. Vatavuk and Robert B. Neveril Fats and Fatty Acids, Charles Morris and Glen Lichtenwalter Feldspar Supply-Demand Relationships, John J. McKetta Fertilizer Components: Ammonium Nitrate, Lawrence M. Fodor and Joseph F. Wilson Fertilizer Components: Ammonium Sulfate, Joseph R. Kenton Fertilizers, Mixed, Roland D. Young Fiber Spinning Technology, Richard G. Griskey Fiberglass, M. J. Kwasowski Field Construction Cost Estimates, Kenneth E. Lunde Filter Aid, Use in Filtration, C. W. Cain, Jr. Filters, Baghouse, Cost and Sizing, William M. Vatavuk and Robert B. Neveril Filtration, Pressure Systems, C. A. Jahreis Filtration, Submicron, Peter R. Johnston Filtration, Vacuum Systems, Donald A. Dahlstrom Finned Tubes, Arrangement, V. Ganapathy Finned Tubes, High Fins in Air Coolers, William F. Berg Finned Tubes, High Fins for High Temperature Uses, Robert D. Reed Finned Tubes, Low Fins in Shell-and-Tube Exchangers, John A. Moore Finned Tubes, Pressure Drop Calculations, Chris Weierman Finned Tubes, Selection of, Chris Weierman "

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"High acclaim from worldwide authoritative journals . . .an ambitious work indeed. . .a valuable addition to many college and industrial libraries. . . . . .highly recommend[ed]. . .to any student of the chemical process industries. . .provides a valuable starting point for any specific design-related project. "
---American Scientist
". . .a useful and valuable addition to all technical, professional, and university library collections. "
---IEEE Journal
". . .A wealth of information is presented on a number of processes, each keyword is followed by extensive bibliographies, unit operations are illustrated by practical problems, and case studies are presented of design exercises. "
---Chemistry & Industry
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