By K. S. Raju
This broad-based ebook covers the 3 significant parts of Chemical Engineering. lots of the books available in the market contain one of many person parts, particularly, Fluid Mechanics, warmth move or Mass move, instead of the entire 3. This e-book provides this fabric in one resource. This avoids the consumer having to consult a few books to procure info. such a lot released books overlaying the entire 3 components in one resource emphasize concept instead of useful matters. This publication is written with emphasis on perform with short theoretical techniques within the type of questions and solutions, now not adopting stereo-typed question-answer technique practiced in sure books out there, bridging the 2 parts of idea and perform with admire to the center parts of chemical engineering. so much elements of the publication are simply comprehensible by means of those who find themselves no longer specialists within the box.
Fluid Mechanics chapters contain fundamentals on non-Newtonian platforms which, for example locate significance in polymer and meals processing, movement via piping, circulate size, pumps, blending expertise and fluidization and part move. for instance it covers different types of pumps and valves, membranes and parts in their use, various apparatus regularly occurring in chemical and their benefits and drawbacks.
Heat move chapters conceal the fundamentals all for conduction, convection and radiation, with emphasis on insulation, warmth exchangers, evaporators, condensers, reboilers and fired warmers. layout equipment, functionality, operational matters and upkeep difficulties are highlighted. themes reminiscent of warmth pipes, warmth pumps, warmth tracing, steam traps, refrigeration, cooling of digital units, NOx keep an eye on locate position within the book.
Mass move chapters conceal fundamentals resembling diffusion, theories, analogies, mass move coefficients and mass move with chemical response, apparatus reminiscent of tray and packed columns, column internals together with structural packings, layout, operational and install concerns, drums and separators are mentioned in solid aspect. Absorption, distillation, extraction and leaching with functions and layout tools, together with rising practices concerning Divided Wall and Petluk column preparations, multicomponent separations, supercritical solvent extraction locate position within the book.