Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology / Edition 5

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The fifth edition of the "Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology" builds upon the solid foundation of the previous editions, which have proven to be a mainstay for chemists, biochemists, and engineers at academic, industrial, and government institutions since publication of the first edition in 1949. The new edition includes necessary adjustments and modernization of the content to reflect changes and developments in chemical technology.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471485124
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 2/28/2005
  • Series: Kirk 5e Print Continuation Series, #17
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 912
  • Product dimensions: 7.22 (w) x 10.33 (h) x 2.06 (d)

Table of Contents

Salicylic Acid and Related Compounds 1
Sealants 27
Sedimentation 50
Selenium and Selenium Compounds 72
Self-Cleaning Materials-Lotus Effect Surfaces 108
Semiconductors, Amorphous 127
Semiconductors, Compound 141
Semiconductors, Organic 201
Semiconductors, Silicon Based 229
Sensors 263
Separation, Size 275
Separations Process Synthesis 297
Shape-Memory Alloys 339
Shape-Memory Polymers 355
Silica 365
Silica, Amorphous 380
Silica, Vitreous 407
Silicas and Silicates, Anthropogenic 451
Silicon 480
Silicon and Silicon Alloys, Chemical and Metallurgical 501
Silicon Carbide 524
Silicones 547
Silk 627
Silver and Silver Alloys 636
Silver Compounds 668
Silylating Agents 691
Smart Materials 705
Soap 723
Sodium and Sodium Alloys 760
Sodium Carbonate 787
Sodium Chloride 797
Sodium Halides 822
Sodium Hydroxide 829
Sodium Nitrate and Nitrite 843
Sodium Sulfates and Sulfides 862
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