This book is an introduction to the quantitative treatment of chemical reaction engineering. It is appropriate for a one-semester undergraduate (or first-year grad)course. The text provides a balanced approach in two regards: first, it covers both homogeneous and heterogeneous reacting systems, and second, it covers both chemical reaction engineering and chemical reactor engineering.
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Each chapter contains numerous vignettes discussions of real, commercial applications of molecules or analyses described in the text. The vignettes have no equivalent in competing texts and have been universally praised by reviewers.
The book takes a chemical approach, as opposed to an engineering approach that treats chemistry as a black box.
Reviewers have praised the originality of the numerous example problems, most of which are drawn from real applications.
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B.S. ChE, Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1985) · M.S. ChE, Stanford University (1987) · Ph.D. ChE, Stanford University (1989) Honors and Awards · NSF Young Investigator Award · DuPont Young Professor Award · Union Carbide Innovation Recognition Award ard
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Book Description Mcgraw-Hill (Tx), 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 71192603