Handbook of powder science & technology [electronic resource] / edited by Muhammad E. Fayed, Lambert Otten.

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Book
Language
English
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2nd ed.
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New York : Chapman & Hall, 1997.
Description
1 online resource (xvii, 898 p.) : ill.

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Now in its second edition, this authoritative reference provides comprehensive coverage of the fundamentals of powder science and technology and builds upon them, emphasizing practical applications in the design, production, processing, and handling of applications. The book features contributions from twenty-one internationally renowned and respected professionals and researchers in the field. Their chapters focus on problem solving, but also provide a solid link between theory and practice.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Contents
1. Particle Size Characterization -- 2. Particle Shape Characterization -- 3. Structural Properties of Packings of Particles -- 4. Fundamental and Rheological Properties of Powders -- 5. Vibration of Fine Powders and Its Application -- 6. Size Enlargement by Agglomeration -- 7. Pneumatic Conveying -- 8. Storage and Flow of Particulate Solids -- 9. Fluidization Phenomena and Fluidized Bed Technology -- 10. Spouting of Particulate Solids -- 11. Mixing of Powders -- 12. Size Reduction of Solids Crushing and Grinding Equipment -- 13. Sedimentation -- 14. Filtration of Solids from Liquid Streams -- 15. Cyclones -- 16. The Electrostatic Precipitator: Application and Concepts -- 17. Granular Bed Filters Part I. The Theory -- 17. Granular Bed Filters Part II. Application and Design -- 18. Wet Scrubber Particulate Collection -- 19. Fire and Explosion Hazards in Powder Handling and Processing -- 20. Respirable Dust Hazards.
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ISBN
  • 9781601193469 (electronic bk.)
  • 1601193467 (electronic bk.)
  • 9781461563730 (electronic bk.)
  • 1461563739 (electronic bk.)
  • 0412996219 (alk. paper)
  • 9780412996214 (alk. paper)
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97003463
OCLC
180757437
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