Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design: Volume 41 - Polymers: Rubber Modified to Pressure-Relieving Devices: Rupture Disks: Low Burst Pressures, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design

Volume 41 - Polymers: Rubber Modified to Pressure-Relieving Devices: Rupture Disks: Low Burst Pressures, 1st Edition

By John J. McKetta Jr

CRC Press

536 pages

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Hardback: 9780824724917
pub: 1992-08-20
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"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. "


"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

"A very attractive series of volumes. "

---The Cost Engineer

Table of Contents

"Polymers, Rubber Modified, Henno Keskkula, Donald R. Paul, and Alan E. Platt Polymers, Rubbers, Synthetic (Block Copolymers), Henry L. Hsieh and R. C. Farrar, Jr. Polymers, Thermotropic Liquid Crystal, Samuel I. Stupp Polypropylene, Gas-Phase Process, Ian D. Burdett Polypropylene, Supply-Demand Relationships, R. M. Hendricks Polysilicon Processes, Economics of, Carl L. Yaws and Jack R. Hopper Pore Size and Size Distribution, Peter R. Johnston Porous Media, Thermal Conductivity, and Volume Fraction Dispersed Phase, Adam Zanker Potash, Supply-Demand Relationships, James P. Searls Power Industry, Nickel-Base Alloys, James Brown and Brian Montford Power Plant Cycles, Comparison, Kenneth E. Nelson Power Plants, Economy of Scale, James McAllister Power Systems, Uninterruptible, Robert R. Robbins and Lee Cooper Precious Metals Catalysis, Robert J. Farrauto and Robert M. Heck Precipitators, Collection Efficiency, Adam Zanker Precipitators, Sizing, Frank Caplan Precipitators, Wet or Dry, Steven A. Jaasund Preheat and Reheat Coils, Albert Armer Preheating Makeup Water, Albert Armer Preliminary Cost Estimates, John Cran Present Worth Index, Allen G. Rubin Pressure, Critical, Control Valves, James P. Novacek Pressure Gage Connections, John A. Masek Pressure Measurement, William J. Demorest, Jr. Pressure Reduction Stations, Albert Armer Pressure Relief, Heat Exchanger Protection, Ralph A. Crozier, Jr. Pressure Relief Simulation, Bert O. Lehmann and Mohsen H. Hashemi Pressure Relief Valves for Fire Emergencies, Ralph A. Crozier, Jr. Pressure Relief Valves, Selection of, Gary B. Emerson Pressure Relief Valves, Sensitivity of Design, Bruce A. Van Boskirk Pressure Relief Valves, Sizing, Donald M. Papa Pressure Relief Vents, Bruce A. Van Boskirk Pressure-Relieving Calculation for Low Pressures, Earl A. Rust Pressure-Relieving Devices, Rupture Disks, ABCs of, Francisco N. Nazario Pressure-Relieving Devices, Rupture Disks, Low Burst Pressures, Roy J. Zook "

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