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Pharmaceutical Process Engineering

2nd Edition

Edited by Anthony J. Hickey, David Ganderton

CRC Press

236 pages | 35 B/W Illus.

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Description

With step-by-step methods of drug production and knowledge of major unit operations and key concepts of pharmaceutical engineering, this guide will help to improve communication among the varied professionals working in the pharmaceutical industry.

Key features:

REVISION OF A BESTSELLER - Updates include recent advances in the field to keep pharmaceutical scientists and technologists up-to-date

IDEAL INTRODUCTORY TEXT - Covers basic engineering principles, drug production, and development processes, so scientists can easily convert bulk pharmaceutical products into patient-ready dosage forms

NEW INFORMATION - on quality principles that include quality by design; mathematical and statistical approaches to experimental design; computer aided design; and PAT (process analytical technology) keeps professionals at the forefront of their field

COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE - Step-by-step methods of drug production, knowledge of major unit operations, and key concepts of pharmaceutical engineering will help to improve communication among the varied professionals working in the pharmaceutical industry

Table of Contents

Introduction

Fundamentals

Fluid Flow

Heat Transfer

Mass Transfer

Powders

Processes

Air Conditioning and Humidification

Drying

Solid-Liquid Extraction

Crystallization

Evaporation and Distillation

Filtration

Size, Reduction and Classification

Mixing

Solid Dosage Forms

Sterilization

Bioprocessing

Quality Principles

Quality by Design

Statistical Experimental Design

Process Analytical Technology

Conclusion

About the Series

Drugs and the Pharmaceutical Sciences

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED071000
MEDICAL / Pharmacology
MED072000
MEDICAL / Pharmacy