Chemical Process Equipment: Selection and Design
Gulf Professional Publishing, Jan 20, 2005 - Technology & Engineering - 776 pages
Comprehensive and practical guide to the selection and design of a wide range of chemical process equipment. Emphasis is placed on real-world process design and performance of equipment.
Provides examples of successful applications, with numerous drawings, graphs, and tables to show the functioning and performance of the equipment. Equipment rating forms and manufacturers' questionnaires are collected to illustrate the data essential to process design. Includes a chapter on equipment cost and addresses economic concerns.
* Practical guide to the selection and design of a wide range of chemical process equipment. Examples of successful, real-world applications are provided.
* Fully revised and updated with valuable shortcut methods, rules of thumb, and equipment rating forms and manufacturers' questionnaires have been collected to demonstrate the design process. Many line drawings, graphs, and tables illustrate performance data.
* Chapter 19 has been expanded to cover new information on membrane separation. Approximately 100 worked examples are included. End of chapter references also are provided.
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14 EXTRACTION AND LEACHING
15 ADSORPTION AND ION EXCHANGE
16 CRYSTALLIZATION FROM SOLUTIONS AND MELTS
17 CHEMICAL REACTORS
18 PROCESS VESSELS
19 MEMBRANE SEPARATIONS
20 GASSOLID SEPARATIONS
21 COSTS OF INDIVIDUAL EQUIPMENT
9 DRYERS AND COOLING TOWERS
10 MIXING AND AGITATION
11 SOLIDLIQUID SEPARATION
12 DISINTEGRATION AGGLOMERATION AND SIZE SEPARATION OF PARTICULATE SOLIDS
13 DISTILLATION AND GAS ABSORPTION
EQUIPMENT SPECIFICATION FORMS
QUESTIONNAIRES OF EQUIPMENT SUPPLIERS
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