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Chemical Engineering Computation with MATLAB®

Yeong Koo Yeo
August 07, 2017

Most problems encountered in chemical engineering are sophisticated and interdisciplinary. Thus, it is important for today’s engineering students, researchers, and professionals to be proficient in the use of software tools for problem solving. MATLAB® is one such tool that is distinguished by the...

Compact Heat Exchangers for Energy Transfer Intensification: Low Grade Heat and Fouling Mitigation

Jiri Jaromir Klemes, Olga Arsenyeva, Petro Kapustenko, Leonid Tovazhnyanskyy
August 02, 2017

Compact Heat Exchangers for Energy Transfer Intensification: Low-Grade Heat and Fouling Mitigation provides theoretical and experimental background on heat transfer intensification in modern heat exchangers. Emphasizing applications in complex heat recovery systems for the process industries, this...

Chemical Engineering Fluid Mechanics, Third Edition

Ron Darby, Raj P. Chhabra
January 03, 2017

This book provides readers with the most current, accurate, and practical fluid mechanics related applications that the practicing BS level engineer needs today in the chemical and related industries, in addition to a fundamental understanding of these applications based upon sound fundamental...

Classical Thermodynamics of Fluid Systems: Principles and Applications

Juan H. Vera, Grazyna Wilczek-Vera
November 18, 2016

This text explores the connections between different thermodynamic subjects related to fluid systems. Emphasis is placed on the clarification of concepts by returning to the conceptual foundation of thermodynamics and special effort is directed to the use of a simple nomenclature and algebra. The...

Thermal Food Processing: New Technologies and Quality Issues, Second Edition

Da-Wen Sun
November 16, 2016

Thermal processing remains one of the most important processes in the food industry. Now in its second edition, Thermal Food Processing: New Technologies and Quality Issues continues to explore the latest developments in the field. Assembling the work of a worldwide panel of experts, this volume...

Multiphase Flow Handbook, Second Edition

Efstathios Michaelides, Clayton T. Crowe, John D. Schwarzkopf
September 01, 2016

The Multiphase Flow Handbook, Second Edition is a thoroughly updated and reorganized revision of the late Clayton Crowe’s work, and provides a detailed look at the basic concepts and the wide range of applications in this important area of thermal/fluids engineering. Revised by the new editors,...

Reaction Engineering Principles

Himadri Roy Ghatak
April 05, 2016

Chemical reaction engineering is at the core of chemical engineering education. Unfortunately, the subject can be intimidating to students, because it requires a heavy dose of mathematics. These mathematics, unless suitably explained in the context of the physical phenomenon, can confuse rather...

Handbook of Porous Media, Third Edition

Kambiz Vafai
June 23, 2015

Handbook of Porous Media, Third Edition offers a comprehensive overview of the latest theories on flow, transport, and heat-exchange processes in porous media. It also details sophisticated porous media models which can be used to improve the accuracy of modeling in a variety of practical...

Environmental Transport Phenomena

A. Eduardo Sáez, James C. Baygents
December 01, 2014

Environmental Transport Phenomena offers a detailed yet accessible introduction to transport phenomena. It begins by explaining the underlying principles and mechanisms that govern mass transport and continues by tackling practical problems spanning all subdisciplines of environmental science and...

Electromagnetic, Mechanical, and Transport Properties of Composite Materials

Rajinder Pal
August 27, 2014

In the design, processing, and applications of composite materials, a thorough understanding of the physical properties is required. It is important to be able to predict the variations of these properties with the kind, shape, and concentration of filler materials. The currently available books on...

Principles of Metallurgical Thermodynamics

Subir Kumar Bose, Sanat Kumar Roy
August 25, 2014

The Series in Metallurgy and Materials Science was initiated during the Diamond Jubilee of the Indian Institute of Metals (IIM). In the last decade the progress in the study and development of metallurgy and materials science, their applications, as well as the techniques for processing and...

Transport Phenomena Fundamentals, Third Edition

Joel L. Plawsky, Joel L. Plawsky
January 23, 2014

The third edition of Transport Phenomena Fundamentals continues with its streamlined approach to the subject of transport phenomena, based on a unified treatment of heat, mass, and momentum transport using a balance equation approach. The new edition makes more use of modern tools for working...