Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design: Volume 43 - Process Control: Feedback Simulation to Process Optimization, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design

Volume 43 - Process Control: Feedback Simulation to Process Optimization, 1st Edition

Edited by John J. McKetta Jr

CRC Press

552 pages

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Hardback: 9780824724931
pub: 1993-02-26
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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

"Process Control, Feedback Simulation, Gregory F. Heck Process Control, Statistical, Anthony V. Contino Process Control Systems, Batch, Specifying, David B. Leach Process Controllers, Selection of, John P. Gerry and Peter D. Hansen Process Data, Error Detection, William A. Heenan and Robert W. Serth Process Design Checklist, Kenneth E. Nelson and Keith Cunningham Process Design, Downstream Paths, Bodo Linnhoff and Emmanuil Kotjabasakis Process Design, Energy Constraints, Klaus D. Timmerhaus Process Design, New Thermodynamic Concepts, Bodo Linnhoff Process Design, Personal Computers, Robert H. Bullock Process Design, Sensitivity Tables, Emmanuil Kotjabasakis and Bodo Linnhoff Process Development Units, Estimating Costs, Michael A. Benning Process Economics, Jess H. Olive, Jr. Process Engineering, Computer-Aided, Peter Winter Process Engineering Databases, Peter Winter and Saul M. Rosen Process Engineering Management, Anthony V. Contino Process Equipment Cost, Richard S. Hall, Jay Matley, and Kenneth J. McNaughton Process Equipment Cost, Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical, Donald S. Remer and Javier Idrovo Process Equipment, Cost Scale-up, Donald S. Remer and Lawrence H. Chai Process Equipment, Fugitive Emissions, Estimation, Joanne R. Schaich Process Equipment, Fugitive Emissions, Mechanical Seals, William V. Adams Process Equipment, Fugitive Emissions, Valve Packing, Valve Packing Development Team at Fisher Controls International, Inc. Process Exhaust Air, John D. Constance Process Hazards, Eliminating, Trevor A. Kletz Process Measurement and Control, Cecil L. Smith Process Measurement Instrumentation, Sheldon G. Lloyd Process Modeling Software, Selection, Louis Cifuentes Process Optimization, Jess H. Olive, Jr. "

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SCIENCE / Chemistry / Industrial & Technical