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Intelligent Control in Drying

1st Edition

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Alex Martynenko, Andreas Bück
October 2, 2018

Despite the available general literature in intelligent control, there is a definite lack of knowledge and know-how in practical applications of intelligent control in drying. This book fills that gap. Intelligent Control in Drying serves as an innovative and practical guide for researchers and prof...

Gas Adsorption in Metal-Organic Frameworks: Fundamentals and Applications

1st Edition

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T. Grant Glover, Bin Mu
September 27, 2018

This text discusses the synthesis, characterization, and application of metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) for the purpose of adsorbing gases. It provides details on the fundamentals of thermodynamics, mass transfer, and diffusion that are commonly required when evaluating MOF materials for gas separat...

Introduction to Biology and Biotechnology, Second Edition

1st Edition

K. Vaidyanath, K. Pratap Reddy, K. Satya Prasad
January 16, 2019

Including recent advances, this edition focuses on sustainable development and human welfare in biology, genetics, microbial biotechnology, and molecular medicine. While written for engineers specializing in biotechnology, those in agriculture, veterinary science, and...

The Newman Lectures on Thermodynamics

1st Edition

John S. Newman, Vincent S. Battaglia
January 15, 2019

The author is considered one of the great chemical engineers of his time. His reputation derives from his mastery of all phases of the subject matter, his clarity of thought, and his ability to reduce complex problems to their essential core elements. He is a member of the National Academy of...

Handbook of Food Engineering, Third Edition

3rd Edition

Dennis R. Heldman, Daryl B. Lund, Cristina Sabliov
January 14, 2019

The primary mission of the third edition of Handbook of Food Engineering is to provide the information needed for efficient design and development of processes used in the manufacturing of food products, along with supplying the traditional background on these processes. The new edition focuses on...

Synthesis Green Metrics: Problems, Exercises, and Solutions

1st Edition

John Andraos
January 11, 2019

Green chemistry promotes improved syntheses as an intellectual endeavour that can have a great impact both on preserving and utilizing our planet’s finite resources and the quality of human life. This masterful accomplishment provides an evaluation of environmental impact metrics according to life...

Nanoscience and Nanoengineering: Novel Applications

1st Edition

Vjacheslav B. Dement'ev, A. K. Haghi, Vladimir Ivanovitch Kodolov
January 09, 2019

This volume presents a selection of important information and discussion on the new scientific trend of chemical mesoscopics and also sheds new knowledge on the science of nanomaterials, processes of nanochemistry, and nanoengineering. The volume explores nanomaterial development as well as...

Computational Fluid Dynamics in Food Processing 2e

2nd Edition

Da-Wen Sun
January 08, 2019

Since many processes in the food industry involve fluid flow and heat and mass transfer, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) provides a powerful early-stage simulation tool for gaining a qualitative and quantitative assessment of the performance of food processing, allowing engineers to test...

Advanced Bifunctional Electrochemical Catalysts for Metal-Air Batteries

1st Edition

Yan-Jie Wang, Rusheng Yuan, Anna Ignaszak, David P. Wilkinson, Jiujun Zhang
January 04, 2019

Metal-air batteries (MABs) have attracted attention because of their high specific energy, low cost, and safety features. This book discusses science and technology including material selection, synthesis, characterization, and their applications in MABs. It comprehensively describes various...

Petroleum Fluid Phase Behavior: Characterization, Processes, and Applications

1st Edition

Raj Deo Tewari, Abhijit Y. Dandekar, Jaime Moreno Ortiz
January 03, 2019

This book deals with complex fluid characterization of oil and gas reservoirs, emphasizing the importance of PVT parameters for practical application in reservoir simulation and management. It covers modeling of PVT parameters, QA/QC of PVT data from lab studies, EOS modeling, PVT simulation and...

Strength, Cuttability, and Workability of Coal

1st Edition

Nuh Bilgin, Hanifi Copur, Cemal Balci, Deniz Tumac
January 02, 2019

World coal production will increase up to 2040 and world energy consumption will be very much dependent on coal. For a better planning of coal mining operations, it is essential to know the strength, cuttability and workability of coal, which are interrelated. The main objective of the book is to...

Revival: Safe Drinking Water (1985): The Impact of Chemicals on a Limited Resource

1st Edition

Rip G. Rice
December 31, 2018

A review of the nation’s new coverages serves as a ready reminder that drinking water safety is more than regional of local concern. In recent times, the print media alone has drawn attention to barium, bacteria, heavy metals, and increasingly organic contaminants, in public water supplies located...

Revival: Environmental Particles (1993): Volume 2

1st Edition

Jacques Buffle, Herman P. van Leeuwen
December 31, 2018

Environmental Particles, Volume 2 presents a critical review of the sampling, characterization, and behavior of particles in air, surface and ground water, sediments, and solids. The book analyzes the formation, aggregation, transport, and conversion of particles, and it evaluates the capabilities...

A Different Thermodynamics and its True Heroes

1st Edition

Evgeni B. Starikov
December 31, 2018

This book pays the due tribute to those scientists whose contribution to the field of thermodynamics is undoubtedly seminal but they still remain ‘widely unknown’. It presents the life stories of these protagonists in detail and is the very first of its kind that will motivate young researchers to...

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