Distillation: Fundamentals And Principles by Andrzej GorakDistillation: Fundamentals And Principles by Andrzej Gorak

Distillation: Fundamentals And Principles

byAndrzej GorakEditorEva Sorensen

Hardcover | July 25, 2014

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Distillation: Fundamentals and Principleswinner of the 2015 PROSE Award in Chemistry & Physics is a single source of authoritative information on all aspects of the theory and practice of modern distillation, suitable for advanced students and professionals working in a laboratory, industrial plants, or a managerial capacity. It addresses the most important and current research on industrial distillation, including all steps in process design (feasibility study, modeling, and experimental validation), together with operation and control aspects. This volume features an extra focus on the conceptual design of distillation.

  • Winner of the 2015 PROSE Award in Chemistry & Physics from the Association of American Publishers
  • Practical information on the newest development written by recognized experts
  • Coverage of a huge range of laboratory and industrial distillation approaches
  • Extensive references for each chapter facilitates further study

About The Author

Professor Andrzej Górak is Chair of Fluid Separations at the Technical University of Dortmund, Germany and Professor at the Technical University of A ódz, Poland. He received his PhD from the Institute of Chemical Engineering at the Technical University of A ódz where he continued his work as a senior researcher. He then assumed the sa...

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Title:Distillation: Fundamentals And PrinciplesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:450 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:July 25, 2014Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0123865476

ISBN - 13:9780123865472

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Table of Contents

1. History of Distillation 2. Vapour-Liquid Equilibrium and Physical Properties for Distillation 3. Mass Transfer in Distillation 4. Principles of Binary Distillation 5. Design and Operation of Batch Distillation 6. Energy Considerations in Distillation 7. Conceptual Design of Zeotropic Distillation Processes 8. Conceptual Design of Azeotropic Distillation Processes 9. Conceptual Design of Hybrid Distillation Processes 10. Modelling of Distillation Processes 11. Optimisation of Distillation Processes