Unit Operations in Chemical Engineering / Edition 5

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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.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780070448445
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Publication date: 2/28/1993
  • Series: McGraw-Hill Chemical Engineering Series
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 1130
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 10.79 (h) x 2.01 (d)

Table of Contents

Sect. 1 Introduction
1 Definitions and Principles 3
Sect. 2 Fluid Mechanics
2 Fluid Statics and Its Applications 27
3 Fluid-Flow Phenomena 42
4 Basic Equations of Fluid Flow 64
5 Flow of Incompressible Fluids in Conduits and Thin Layers 83
6 Flow of Compressible Fluids 120
7 Flow Past Immersed Bodies 143
8 Transportation and Metering of Fluids 181
9 Agitation and Mixing of Liquids 235
Sect. 3 Heat Transfer and Its Applications
10 Heat Transfer by Conduction 289
11 Principles of Heat Flow in Fluids 309
12 Heat Transfer to Fluids without Phase Change 330
13 Heat Transfer to Fluids with Phase Change 374
14 Radiation Heat Transfer 397
15 Heat-Exchange Equipment 427
16 Evaporation 463
Sect. 4 Mass Transfer and Its Applications
17 Equilibrium-Stage Operations 501
18 Distillation 521
19 Introduction to Multicomponent Distillation 588
20 Leaching and Extraction 614
21 Principles of Diffusion and Mass Transfer between Phases 647
22 Gas Absorption 686
23 Humidification Operations 738
24 Drying of Solids 767
25 Adsorption 810
26 Membrane Separation Processes 838
27 Crystallization 882
Sect. 5 Operations Involving Particulate Solids
28 Properties, Handling, and Mixing of Particulate Solids 927
29 Size Reduction 960
30 Mechanical Separations 994
Appendix 1: Cgs and SI Prefixes for Multiples and Submultiples 1079
Appendix 2: Values of Gas Constant 1080
Appendix 3: Conversion Factors and Constants of Nature 1081
Appendix 4: Dimensionless Groups 1084
Appendix 5: Dimensions, Capacities, and Weights of Standard Steel Pipe 1086
Appendix 6: Condenser and Heat-Exchanger Tube Data 1088
Appendix 7: Properties of Saturated Steam and Water 1090
Appendix 8: Viscosities of Gases 1092
Appendix 9: Viscosities of Liquids 1094
Appendix 10: Thermal Conductivities of Metals 1097
Appendix 11: Thermal Conductivities of Various Solids and Insulating Materials 1098
Appendix 12: Thermal Conductivities of Gases and Vapors 1100
Appendix 13: Thermal Conductivities of Liquids Other Than Water 1101
Appendix 14: Properties of Liquid Water 1102
Appendix 15: Specific Heats of Gases 1103
Appendix 16: Specific Heats of Liquids 1104
Appendix 17: Prandtl Numbers for Gases at 1 atm and 100[degree] C 1105
Appendix 18: Prandtl Numbers for Liquids 1106
Appendix 19: Diffusivities and Schmidt Numbers for Gases in Air at 0[degree]C and 1 atm 1107
Appendix 20: Tyler Standard Screen Scale 1108
Appendix 21: K Values for Light Hydrocarbons (Low Temperatures) 1110
Appendix 22: K Values for Light Hydrocarbons (High Temperatures) 1111
Index 1113
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