Chemical Process and Design Handbook
By Speight, James
Control chemical processes to get the results you want

Invaluable to chemical and environmental engineers as well as process designers, Chemical Process and Design Handbook shows you how to control chemical processes to yield desired effects efficiently and economically. The book examines each of the major chemical processes, such as reactions, separations, mixing, heating, cooling, pressure change, and particle size reduction and enlargement -- in logically arranged alphabetical chapters, providing you with an understanding of the essential qualitative analysis of each. The Handbook, from expert James Speight:

  • Emphasizes chemical conversions -- chemical reactions applied to industrial processing
  • Provides easy-to-understand descriptions to explain reactor type and design
  • Describes the latest process developments and possible future improvements or changes

DOI: 10.1036/0071374337

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Author Biography

James Speight from Laramie, WY is the author of 20 books and bibliographies relating to fossil fuel processing and environmental issues. He was awarded the Diploma of Honor, National Petroleum Engineering Society, for outstanding contributions to the petroleum industry in 1995.

Chemical Process and Design Handbook
Author(s): Speight, James
ISBN: 0071374337
DOI: 10.1036/0071374337

Format: hardcover, 1000 pages.
Pub date: 11 Dec 2001
Copyright: 2002
$105.00 US
Product Line: McGraw-Hill Professional

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