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High-Temperature Dust-Laden Jets in Plasma Technology

1st Edition

Solonenko, Fedorchenko
December 01, 1990

The demand of industry for new composite and functional materials with preset properties has led to increased investigations into processes which occur in plasma jets of complex chemical composition with an additive to disperse particles as well as at their interaction with hard surfaces under the...

Alkylene Oxides and Their Polymers

1st Edition

F.E. Bailey
September 28, 1990

A comprehensive treatment of a large family of polymers useful in a wide range of applications in such fields as automotive, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, metal-working, mining, industrial coating, textile, construction, and home furnishings. Summarizes the chemistry and mechanisms; provides basic prepa...

Fission Product Processes In Reactor Accidents

1st Edition

J. T. Rogers
August 01, 1990

The Three Mile Island and Chernobyl nuclear incidents emphasized the need for the world-wide nuclear community to cooperate further and exchange the results of research in this field in the most open and effective manner. Recognizing the roles of heat and mass transfer in all aspects of...

Nuclear Systems Volume 2: Elements Of Thermal Design

1st Edition

Neil E. Todreas
July 01, 1990

This edition builds on earlier traditions in providing broad subject-area coverage, application of theory to practical aspects of commercial nuclear power, and use of instructional objectives. Like the first edition, it focuses on what distinguishes nuclear engineering from the other engineering...

Industrial Power Distribution and Illuminating Systems

1st Edition

Kao Chen
February 23, 1990

This book covers all important elements of industrial power distribution-system planning, selection of distribution voltages and systems, and methods of fault current calculations. It also covers the illuminating engineering and design principles based on the latest concepts and approaches....

Heat Transfer Enhancement And Energy Conservation

1st Edition

Songshjiu Deng
February 01, 1990

Heat transfer is close connected to the better utilization of thermal energy. This book provides an international perspective on the status of heat transfer enhancement and energy conservation research, development, and applications. It contains scientific papers from countries and areas including...

Manual Materials Handling: Design And Injury Control Through Ergonomics

1st Edition

M M Ayoub
September 21, 1989

This book highlights the problems and hazards of manual materials handling and provides ergonomic and engineering solutions for alleviating them. It is helpful for both researchers and practitioners who are committed to solving the multifaceted manual materials handling problem....

Flow Resistance: A Design Guide for Engineers

1st Edition

I.E. Idelchik
July 01, 1989

This book provides practical, applications-oriented data necessary for the design and evaluation of internal fluid system pressure losses. It is an easy-to-use compilation of flow resistance coefficients in graphical or tabular form without the distraction of voluminous theory and text....

Particulates And Continuum-Multiphase Fluid Dynamics: Multiphase Fluid Dynamics

1st Edition

Shao L. Soo
June 01, 1989

Treating multiphase systems with emphasis on the aspect of fluid dynamics and as an introduction to research in multiphase flow, this book covers definitive concepts, methods, and theories which have been validated by experimental results. A textbook for college seniors and graduate students and a...

Centrifugal Pump Clinic, Revised and Expanded

2nd Edition

Igor J. Karassik
May 25, 1989

Maintaining the excellent coverage of centrifugal pumps begun in the First Edition -- called ``useful'' and ``indispensable'' by reviewers -- the Second Edition continues to serve as the most complete and up-to-date working guide yet written for plant and design engineers involved with centrifugal...

Intermediate fluid mechanics

1st Edition

Robert H. Nunn
March 01, 1989

This book serves as an extension to the many introductory books on fluid mechanics. It maintains an emphasis on the essential physical implications of the governing mathematical relationships, presenting a few examples of important cases of ideal flow....