Chemical engineering for non-chemical engineers /

Outlines the concepts of chemical engineering so that non-chemical engineers can interface with and understand basic chemical engineering concepts. * Overviews the difference between laboratory and industrial scale practice of chemistry, consequences of mistakes, and approaches needed to scale a lab...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Hipple, Jack, 1946-
Format: eBook
Published: Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2017.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • What Is Chemical Engineering?
  • Safety and Health
  • The Concept of Balances
  • Stoichiometry, Thermodynamics, Kinetics, Equilibrium, and Reaction Engineering
  • Flow Sheets, Diagrams, and Materials of Construction
  • Economics and Chemical Engineering
  • Fluid Flow, Pumps, and Liquid Handling and Gas Handling
  • Heat Transfer and Heat Exchangers
  • Reactive Chemicals Concepts
  • Distillation
  • Other Separation Processes
  • Evaporation and Crystallization
  • Liquid-Solids Separation
  • Drying
  • Solids Handling
  • Tanks, Vessels, and Special Reaction Systems
  • Chemical Engineering in Polymer Manufacture and Processing
  • Process Control
  • Beer Brewing Revisited
  • Appendix I: Future Challenges for Chemical Engineers and Chemical Engineering
  • Appendix II: Additional Downloadable Resources
  • Appendix III: Answers to Chapter Review Questions.