1st Edition

Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design
Volume 52 - Solid-Liquid Separation: Clarifiers and Thickeners Selection to Specific Gravity and Specific Heats

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ISBN 9780824726034
Published June 26, 1995 by CRC Press
544 Pages

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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

"Solid-Liquid Separation, Clarifiers and Thickeners Selection, J. A. Seifert Solid-Liquid Separation, Estimation, Adam Zanker Solid-Liquid Suspension, Thermal Conductivity, Adam Zanker Solid-Liquid Suspension, Transport Velocities, Adam Zanker Solid-Liquid Suspension, Viscosity, Adam Zanker Solids, Bulk, Briquetting, LeRoy S. Harris Solids, Bulk, Induced Vertical Flow, George D. Dumbaugh Solids, Density and Voids Percentage Estimation, Adam Zanker Solids, Discharge Rates from Vertical Pipes, V. Ganapathy Solids, Equivalent Diameter Estimation, Adam Zanker Solids, Feeders, Maintenance, Thomas Laboski Solids, Feeders, Measuring and Sampling, John R. Pettit Solids, Feeders, Selection and Specification, Fred M. Thomson Solids-Gas Processing, Jerry R. Johanson Solids, Handling, Bulk, Edwin V. Reece Solids-Handling Equipment, Life Prediction of, Jerry R. Johanson and T. Anthony Royal Solids Handling, Increasing Pneumatic Conveying Capacity, Fred M. Thomson Solids Handling Plant, Wear Problems, David Mills Solids, Handling, Rotary Valves Usage, Fred M. Thomson Solids Handling, Screw Conveyors, Use and Selection, Fred M. Thomson Solids Handling, Small-Scale Tests for Equipment Design, Nigel I. Heywood Solids Processing, Jerry R. Johanson and Kerry D. Johanson Solids Processing Plants, Cost Estimation, Ivan V. Klumpar and J. C. Agarwal Solids Processing Plants, Start-up Time, Edward W. Merrow Solids Processing, Two-Phase Effect, Jerry R. Johanson Solids, Properties, Jerry R. Johanson Solids, Residual, in Bins, Adam Zanker Solids Sampling, F. Jordison Solids, Size Distribution, Adam Zanker Solids, Storage and Reclaim, Jerry R. Johanson Solids, Transport, Stanley M. Walas Solids, Weighing, J. R. Mitchell Solids, Weighing, Digital Mass Measurement, David H. Wilson Solids, Weighing, Loss-in-Weight Feeders, J. R. Mitchell and E. Chambers Solids, Weighing, Power Requirements, J. R. Mitchell and E. Chambers Solids, Wet, Equipment Selection, Nigel I. Heywood and M. McDonagh Solids, Wet, Handling Problems, Nigel I. Heywood, A. J. Carleton, and P. L. Bransby Solvent Selection, Christopher W. Sweeney, Terence J. Ritter, and Eric B. McGinley Sonic Velocity in Solid Media, Adam Zanker Sorption Calculations, Henry K. S. Tan Sorption on Resins, David C. Kennedy Spare Parts Program, Kenneth J. Vargas Specific Gravity, Fuel Oils, James E. McAlister Specific Gravity and Specific Heats, Albert Armer "

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