Perry's Chemical Engineers' Handbook, Eighth Edition / Edition 8

Perry's Chemical Engineers' Handbook, Eighth Edition / Edition 8

by Don W. Green, Robert H. Perry
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Perry's Chemical Engineers' Handbook, Eighth Edition / Edition 8

Get Cutting-Edge Coverage of All Chemical Engineering Topics—
from Fundamentals to the Latest Computer Applications.

First published in 1934, Perry's Chemical Engineers' Handbook has equipped generations of engineers and chemists with an expert source of chemical engineering information and data. Now updated to reflect the latest technology and processes of the new millennium, the Eighth Edition of this classic guide provides unsurpassed coverage of every aspect of chemical engineering-from fundamental principles to chemical processes and equipment to new computer applications.

Filled with over 700 detailed illustrations, the Eighth Edition of Perry's Chemcial Engineering Handbook features:

  • Comprehensive tables and charts for unit conversion
  • A greatly expanded section on physical and chemical data
  • New to this edition: the latest advances in distillation, liquid-liquid extraction, reactor modeling, biological processes, biochemical and membrane separation processes, and chemical plant safety practices with accident case histories

Inside This Updated Chemical Engineering Guide

Conversion Factors and Mathematical Symbols • Physical and Chemical Data • Mathematics • Thermodynamics • Heat and Mass Transfer • Fluid and Particle Dynamics Reaction Kinetics • Process Control • Process Economics • Transport and Storage of Fluids • Heat Transfer Equipment • Psychrometry, Evaporative Cooling, and Solids Drying • Distillation • Gas Absorption and Gas-Liquid System Design • Liquid-Liquid Extraction Operations and Equipment • Adsorption and Ion Exchange • Gas-Solid Operations and Equipment • Liquid-Solid Operations and Equipment • Solid-Solid Operations and Equipment • Size Reduction and Size Enlargement • Handling of Bulk Solids and Packaging of Solids and Liquids • Alternative Separation Processes • And Many Other Topics!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780071422949
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 10/23/2007
Edition description: List
Pages: 2704
Sales rank: 365,855
Product dimensions: 8.10(w) x 10.40(h) x 3.00(d)

Table of Contents

Section 1: Conversion Factors and Mathematical Symbols

Section 2: Physical and Chemical Data

Section 3: Mathematics

Section 4: Thermodynamics

Section 5: Heat and Mass Transfer

Section 6: Fluid and Plastic Dynamics

Section 7: Reaction Kinetics

Section 8: Process Control

Section 9: Process Economics

Section 10: Transport and Storage of Fluids

Section 11: Heat-Transfer Equipment

Section 12: Psychrometry, Evaporative Cooling, and Solids Drying

Section 13: Distillation

Section 14: Equipment for Distillation, Gas Absorption, Phase Dispersion, and Phase Separation

Section 15: Liquid-Liquid Extraction and Other Liquid-Liquid Operations and Equipment

Section 16: Adsorption and Ion Exchange

Section 17: Gas-Solid Operations and Equipment

Section 18: Liquid-Solid Operations and Equipment

Section 19: Reactors

Section 20: Alternative Separation Processes

Section 21: Solid-Solid Operations and Processing

Section 22: Waste Management

Section 23: Process Safety

Section 24: Energy Resources, Conversion, and Utilization

Section 25: Materials of Construction


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