Acknowledged author Gavin Towler Ph.D. wrote Chemical Engineering Design: Principles, Practice and Economics of Plant and Process Design comprising 1320 pages back in 2012. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0080966594 and 9780080966595. Since then Chemical Engineering Design: Principles, Practice and Economics of Plant and Process Design textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $33.82 or rent at the marketplace.
Chemical Engineering Design, Second Edition, deals with the application of chemical engineering principles to the design of chemical processes and equipment. Revised throughout, this edition has been specifically developed for the U.S. market.
It provides the latest US codes and standards, including API, ASME and ISA design codes and ANSI standards. It contains new discussions of conceptual plant design, flowsheet development, and revamp design; extended coverage of capital cost estimation, process costing, and economics; and new chapters on equipment selection, reactor design, and solids handling processes.
A rigorous pedagogy assists learning, with detailed worked examples, end of chapter exercises, plus supporting data, and Excel spreadsheet calculations, plus over 150 Patent References for downloading from the companion website. Extensive instructor resources, including 1170 lecture slides and a fully worked solutions manual are available to adopting instructors.
This text is designed for chemical and biochemical engineering students (senior undergraduate year, plus appropriate for capstone design courses where taken, plus graduates) and lecturers/tutors, and professionals in industry (chemical process, biochemical, pharmaceutical, petrochemical sectors).
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