Chemical Reaction Engineering – Octave Levenspiel – 3rd Edition

Description

Chemical Reaction Engineering, Third Edition helps learn how to answer reactor design reliably and effectively. To accomplish this, the text emphasizes qualitative arguments, simple design methods, procedures, and frequent comparison of capabilities of major reactor types. This approach helps develop a strong intuitive sense for good design.

Chemical reaction is concerned with the exploitation of on a commercial scale. It’s goal is the successful design and operation of chemical reactors. This text emphasizes qualitative arguments, simple design methods, procedures, and frequent comparison of capabilities of the major reactor types. Simple ideas are treated first, and are then extended to the more complex.

View more

Table of Contents

Overview of Chemical Reaction Engineering.

HOMOGENEOUS REACTIONS IN IDEAL REACTORS.
Introduction to Reactor Design.
Design for Single Reactions.
Design for Parallel Reactions.
Potpourri of Multiple Reactions.

NON IDEAL FLOW.
Compartment Models.
The Dispersion Model.
The Tank-in-Series Model.

REACTIONS CATALYZED BY SOLIDS.
Solid Catalyzed Reactions.
The Packed Bed Catalytic Reactor.
Deactivating Catalysts.

HETEROGENEOUS REACTIONS.
Fluid-Fluid Reactions: Kinetics.
Fluid-Particle Reactions: Design.

BIOCHEMICAL REACTIONS.
Enzyme Fermentation.
Substrate Limiting Microbial Fermentation.
Product Limiting Microbial Fermentation.
Appendix.
Index.

Leave us a commentNo Comments


guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x