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Revised & Expanded Third Edition! ADD MAXIMUM PRECISION TO YOUR CHEMICAL ENGINEERING PROBLEM SOLVING!
If solving chemical engineering problems quickly and accurately is key to your work, here's an invaluable info-packed resource: McGraw-Hill's Handbook of Chemical Engineering Calculations.
Fully revised and expanded, this Third Edition delivers step-by-step procedures for performing a wide array of chemical engineering calculations -- along with fully worked-out examples that help you avoid costly errors. With practical techniques that help you solve problems manually, or by setting up computer-based procedures, this authoritative guide features new sections covering:
* Water pollution control
* Chemical process plant cost engineering And revised and updated sections on:
* Physical and chemical properties
* Chemical equilibrium
* Reaction kinetics and reactor design
* Flow of fluids and solids
* Heat transfer
* Absorption and stripping
* Liquid agitation
* Size reduction
* Air pollution control
* And much, much more!
An indispensable tool for chemical engineers, this handbook will minimize your effort — and maximize your output!
About the Author
is Editor-in-Chief at Chemical Engineering
magazine, with more than 45 years' experience in engineering and publishing. A former process engineer with Esso (now part of ExxonMobil), he is a member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers and of the American Society for Engineering Education.