Unit Operations in Chemical Engineering / Edition 5

Unit Operations in Chemical Engineering / Edition 5

by Warren L. McCabe, Peter Harriott, Julian Smith, Peter Harriott
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070448442

ISBN-13: 9780070448445

Pub. Date: 02/28/1993

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

This text contains much updated and new material in new areas such as fool processing,electronics,and biochemical applications. It is a text written for undergraduate students in the junior or senior years. An elementary knowledge of material and energy balances and of thermodynamic principle is assumed.  See more details below

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This text contains much updated and new material in new areas such as fool processing,electronics,and biochemical applications. It is a text written for undergraduate students in the junior or senior years. An elementary knowledge of material and energy balances and of thermodynamic principle is assumed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070448445
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
02/28/1993
Series:
McGraw-Hill Chemical Engineering Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1130
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.79(h) x 2.01(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Sect. 1Introduction
1Definitions and Principles3
Sect. 2Fluid Mechanics
2Fluid Statics and Its Applications27
3Fluid-Flow Phenomena42
4Basic Equations of Fluid Flow64
5Flow of Incompressible Fluids in Conduits and Thin Layers83
6Flow of Compressible Fluids120
7Flow Past Immersed Bodies143
8Transportation and Metering of Fluids181
9Agitation and Mixing of Liquids235
Sect. 3Heat Transfer and Its Applications
10Heat Transfer by Conduction289
11Principles of Heat Flow in Fluids309
12Heat Transfer to Fluids without Phase Change330
13Heat Transfer to Fluids with Phase Change374
14Radiation Heat Transfer397
15Heat-Exchange Equipment427
16Evaporation463
Sect. 4Mass Transfer and Its Applications
17Equilibrium-Stage Operations501
18Distillation521
19Introduction to Multicomponent Distillation588
20Leaching and Extraction614
21Principles of Diffusion and Mass Transfer between Phases647
22Gas Absorption686
23Humidification Operations738
24Drying of Solids767
25Adsorption810
26Membrane Separation Processes838
27Crystallization882
Sect. 5Operations Involving Particulate Solids
28Properties, Handling, and Mixing of Particulate Solids927
29Size Reduction960
30Mechanical Separations994
Appendix 1: Cgs and SI Prefixes for Multiples and Submultiples1079
Appendix 2: Values of Gas Constant1080
Appendix 3: Conversion Factors and Constants of Nature1081
Appendix 4: Dimensionless Groups1084
Appendix 5: Dimensions, Capacities, and Weights of Standard Steel Pipe1086
Appendix 6: Condenser and Heat-Exchanger Tube Data1088
Appendix 7: Properties of Saturated Steam and Water1090
Appendix 8: Viscosities of Gases1092
Appendix 9: Viscosities of Liquids1094
Appendix 10: Thermal Conductivities of Metals1097
Appendix 11: Thermal Conductivities of Various Solids and Insulating Materials1098
Appendix 12: Thermal Conductivities of Gases and Vapors1100
Appendix 13: Thermal Conductivities of Liquids Other Than Water1101
Appendix 14: Properties of Liquid Water1102
Appendix 15: Specific Heats of Gases1103
Appendix 16: Specific Heats of Liquids1104
Appendix 17: Prandtl Numbers for Gases at 1 atm and 100[degree] C1105
Appendix 18: Prandtl Numbers for Liquids1106
Appendix 19: Diffusivities and Schmidt Numbers for Gases in Air at 0[degree]C and 1 atm1107
Appendix 20: Tyler Standard Screen Scale1108
Appendix 21: K Values for Light Hydrocarbons (Low Temperatures)1110
Appendix 22: K Values for Light Hydrocarbons (High Temperatures)1111
Index1113

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