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Industrial Steam Systems: Fundamentals and Best Design Practices

1st Edition

Mojtaba Sabet
October 21, 2015

Develop a Complete and Thorough Understanding of Industrial Steam Systems Industrial Steam Systems: Fundamentals and Best Design Practices is a complete, concise user's guide for plant designers, operators, and other industry professionals involved with such systems. Focused on the proper safety...

Performance-Based Fire Safety Design

1st Edition

Morgan J. Hurley, Eric R. Rosenbaum
April 14, 2015

Master an Approach Based on Fire Safety Goals, Fire Scenarios, and the Assessment of Design Alternatives Performance-Based Fire Safety Design demonstrates how fire science can be used to solve fire protection problems in the built environment. It also provides an understanding of the...

Dual-Fuel Diesel Engines

1st Edition

Ghazi A. Karim
March 02, 2015

Dual-Fuel Diesel Engines offers a detailed discussion of different types of dual-fuel diesel engines, the gaseous fuels they can use, and their operational practices. Reflecting cutting-edge advancements in this rapidly expanding field, this timely book: Explains the benefits and challenges...

Combustion for Material Synthesis

1st Edition

Alexander S. Rogachev, Alexander S. Mukasyan
December 15, 2014

Exposes a Powerful Material-Making Tool Dedicated to the physical, chemical, and structural transformations that take place during combustion synthesis (CS) of advanced materials, Combustion for Material Synthesis analyzes the nature of solid flame phenomenon and provides readers with undisputed...

Boiler Plant and Distribution System Optimization Manual, Third Edition

3rd Edition

Harry R. Taplin, Jr., P.E.
July 15, 2014

The Third Edition of the Boiler Plant and Distribution System Optimization Manual has been upgraded with ten new checklists with over 100 ways to improve performance with 50 additional illustrations to communicate specific information about applying these technologies. The new checklists serve as a...

Boiler Operator's Handbook, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Kenneth E. Heselton, PE
May 20, 2014

This book was written specifically for boiler plan operators and supervisors who want to learn how to lower plant operating costs, as well as how to operate plants of all types and sizes more wisely. It is newly revised with guidelines for HRSGs, combined cycle systems, and environmental effects of...

Gas Turbine Handbook: Principles and Practice, Fifth Edition

5th Edition

Tony Giampaolo
November 15, 2013

Newly revised, this new fifth edition includes a chapter on waste heat recovery and discusses this technology in detail including a the advantages and barriers to waste heat recovery, environmental restraints, thermodynamics of heat recovery, fluid properties, boiler, condensers, steam turbines,...

The Slipcover for The John Zink Hamworthy Combustion Handbook: Three-Volume Set

2nd Edition

Charles E. Baukal, Jr.
November 12, 2013

Despite the length of time it has been around, its importance, and vast amounts of research, combustion is still far from being completely understood. Issues regarding the environment, cost, and fuel consumption add further complexity, particularly in the process and power generation industries....

The John Zink Hamworthy Combustion Handbook: Volume 3 - Applications

2nd Edition

Charles E. Baukal, Jr.
August 23, 2013

Despite the length of time it has been around, its importance, and vast amounts of research, combustion is still far from being completely understood. Issues regarding the environment, cost, and fuel consumption add further complexity, particularly in the process and power generation industries....

The John Zink Hamworthy Combustion Handbook: Volume 2 - Design and Operations

2nd Edition

Charles E. Baukal, Jr.
April 02, 2013

Despite the length of time it has been around, its importance, and vast amounts of research, combustion is still far from being completely understood. Issues regarding the environment, cost, and fuel consumption add further complexity, particularly in the process and power generation industries....

The Coen & Hamworthy Combustion Handbook: Fundamentals for Power, Marine & Industrial Applications

1st Edition

Stephen Londerville, Charles E. Baukal Jr.
March 25, 2013

The rigorous treatment of combustion can be so complex that the kinetic variables, fluid turbulence factors, luminosity, and other factors cannot be defined well enough to find realistic solutions. Simplifying the processes, The Coen & Hamworthy Combustion Handbook provides practical guidance...

Oxygen-Enhanced Combustion

2nd Edition

Charles E. Baukal Jr.
March 15, 2013

Combustion technology has traditionally been dominated by air/fuel combustion. However, two developments have increased the significance of oxygen-enhanced combustion—new technologies that produce oxygen less expensively and the increased importance of environmental regulations. Advantages of...

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