Unit operations in resource recovery engineering

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Prentice-Hall, Mar 1, 1981 - Nature - 452 pages
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Contents

SOLID WASTE CHARACTERISTICS
1
Solid Waste Quantities and Characteristics
9
MECHANICAL SEPARATION
34
Copyright

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About the author (1981)

Following his undergraduate degree in civil engineering from Lehigh University, Vesilind received his Ph.D. in environmental engineering from the University of North Carolina in 1968. He spent a post-doctoral year with the Norwegian Institute for Water Research in Oslo and a year as a research engineer with Bird Machine Company. He joined the faculty at Duke University in 1970 where he served as chair of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. In 1999 he was appointed to the R. L. Rooke Chair of the Historical and Societal Context of Engineering at Bucknell University. He served in this capacity until his retirement in 2006.