Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry / Edition 7

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ULLMANN'S is built from generations of expertise. Since the firstedition was published almost 100 years ago, ULLMANN'S hasestablished itself internationally as the household name forindustrial chemists and chemical engineers.

Held in the highest regard as a source of reliable, authoritative,and valuable information. Generations of chemists across the worldtrust the insight and inexhaustible knowledge of ULLMANN'S, in bothdaily reference and for continuing professional development.

Now publishing in its 7th Edition. 3,000 authors from over 30countries have contributed. 600 of the 1,050 articles have beenthoroughly updated, 40 provide completely new content. Severalhundred full color figures are placed throughout. With a new andmodern layout, ULLMANN'S presents a wealth of information in aclear, accessible and beautifully presented format.

Key features of the 7th edition:

* 1,050 articles (200 more than in the 6th edition), 30,000 pages,22,000 figures, 8,000 tables, 19,000 cross-references and 85,000index entries leave no question unanswered
* New 'Further Reading' section and hundreds of new colour figures
* New topics: Ionic Liquids, Biodegradable Polymers, Microreactors,Biorefineries, Good Manufacturing Practice, and manymore 

ULLMANN's is available in different formats to meet yourneeds. To find out more about the print and online version as wellas the DVD, visit www.wiley.com/go/ullmanns

ULLMANN's has been recognised as Outstanding Academic Title2012 (Choice, v.50, no. 05, January 2013).

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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
Quotes from recent reviews:

"Generations of chemists and engineers have relied on the wellstructured and trusted information from Ullmann's Encyclopedia -and you still can..." - Word Trade

"Every user in industry and academia will be enthusiastic aboutthis comprehensive and excellently conceived reference work." -Chemie Ingenieur Technik

"The culmination of 80 years of experience and tradition, fullyinternational in scope and presentation with articles of thehighest quality. It deserves a place in every library that aspiresto offer comprehensive reference material on industrial chemistry.I can recommend it without reservation." - Angewandte Chemie

"Clearly, it stands as one of the preeminent encyclopedias in thefield of science and technology and should be acquired by anylibrary that claims to offer comprehensive reference collections."- American Reference Books Annual

"An indispensable reference work for applications scientists of allpersuasions. Every library should have a copy. A publication ofhighest quality and recommended without any reservations." - Dyesand Pigments

"Ullmann's has a number of plus features that distinguish it fromcompeting material: its structure is the result of over 80 years ofexperience and tradition; it is entirely international in scope,concept, and presentation; only the very best and mostauthoritative reference material being presented at the highestlevels of authenticity." - Chemical Business

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783527329434
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 4/17/2012
  • Edition description: 7th Edition, 40 Volume Set
  • Edition number: 7
  • Pages: 29456
  • Product dimensions: 10.83 (w) x 9.45 (h) x 6.69 (d)

Meet the Author

Editorial Board Members for the 7th edition:
Giuseppe Bellussi (Eni, I); Matthias Bohnet (TU Braunschweig, D);James Bus (Dow Chemical, USA); Karlheinz Drauz (Evonik Degussa, D);Helmut Greim (TU München, D); Klaus-Peter Jäckel (BASF,D); Uwe Karst (Univ. Münster, D); Axel Kleemann (D); GerhardKreysa (DECHEMA, D); Trevor Laird (Scientific Update, UK); WilliMeier (DECHEMA, D); Eckhard Ottow (Bayer Schering Pharma, D);Michael Röper (BASF, D); Japie Scholtz (Sasol, RSA); KaiSundmacher (MPI Magdeburg, D); Roland Ulber (TU Kaiserslautern, D);Ulrich Wietelmann (Chemetall, D)

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Table of Contents

The 7th print edition of the Ullmann's Encyclopedia offers 1050articles in A -
Z order, contained in 39 hardbound volumes, plus an index volume.

It covers the following main topics:

Agrochemicals (19 Articles)
Analytical Techniques (52 Articles)
Biochemistry & Biotechnology (33 Articles)
Chemical Reactions (18 Articles)
Dyes and Pigments (46 Articles)
Energy (26 Articles)
Environmental Protection, Industrial Safety (34 Articles)
Fat, Oil, Food and Feed, Cosmetics (61 Articles)
Inorganic Chemicals (108 Articles)
Materials (55 Articles)
Metals and Alloys (69 Articles)
Organic Chemicals (172 Articles)
Pharmaceuticals (67 Articles)
Polymers and Plastics (72 Articles)
Processes & Process Engineering (122 Articles)
Renewable Resources (21 Articles)
Special Topics (83 Articles)

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