Rules of thumb for chemical engineers

Author:  Stephen M. Hall

Publisher: Elsevier

Date published: 2018

ISBN: 9780128110379

Page: 502

Keyword: Chemical engineeringy

Local: TP155 .H103S 2018    P. 526 – Thư viện Tạ Quang Bửu

SSummary: Rules of Thumb for Chemical Engineers, Sixth Edition, is the most complete guide for chemical and process engineers who need reliable and authoritative solutions to on-the-job problems. The text is comprehensively revised and updated with new data and formulas. The book helps solve process design problems quickly, accurately and safely, with hundreds of common sense techniques, shortcuts and calculations. Its concise sections detail the steps needed to answer critical design questions and challenges. The book discusses physical properties for proprietary materials, pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical sector heuristics, process design, closed-loop heat transfer systems, heat exchangers, packed columns and structured packings.

The book brings together solutions, information and work-arounds from engineers in the process industry.

• Includes new chapters on biotechnology and filtration

• Incorporates additional tables with typical values and new calculations

• Features supporting data for selecting and specifying heat transfer equipment