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Basic principles and calculations in chemical engineering by David M. Himmelblau, James B. Riggs

By David M. Himmelblau, James B. Riggs

''Over the prior decade the sphere of chemical engineering has broadened considerably, encompassing quite a lot of topics. besides the fact that, the fundamental underlying rules have remained a similar. to aid readers hold velocity, this quantity maintains to supply a accomplished advent to the foundations and methods utilized in the sector of chemical, petroleum, and environmental engineering.'' ''As in prior variants, author Read more...

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Chemistry and Technology of Lubricants by Roy M. Mortier, Malcolm F. Fox, Stefan T. Orszulik

By Roy M. Mortier, Malcolm F. Fox, Stefan T. Orszulik

It is a great, short, low-cost advent to the topic, and maybe very good for its time (1997). besides the fact that, there is nearly not anything the following that isn't in a higher, more moderen compilation (2005, CRC) at the comparable topic, edited by means of LR Rudnick. This later paintings via CRC, Taylor & Francis, is the absolute top and so much entire that has seemed with reference to syntheitic lubricants.

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The scientist or engineer as an expert witness by James G Speight

By James G Speight

The elevated technical nature of litigation coupled with a rise within the variety of instances have given upward thrust to the necessity for a e-book particularly written for scientists and engineers referred to as to testify as professional witnesses. distinct in its procedure, The Scientist or Engineer as knowledgeable Witness assists those specialists in in actual fact conveying the usually advanced info to a non-technical audience.

Highly precise and particularly thorough in scope, the ebook starts with an entire dialogue of the services of the professional witness prior to delving into the method of the way lawyers locate specialists. a good portion discusses the pro resume and different instruments the specialist can use to industry him- or herself. the writer provides a beneficial primer at the principles of proof and a dialogue of the attorney-expert witness courting. He contains considerable therapy of using stories and visible aids, in addition to matters that come up in the course of depositions. The ebook closes with a entire dialogue of the trial itself, via post-trial obligations. a whole thesaurus of phrases extra clarifies the material.

Dr. James G. Speight has greater than forty years’ event in components linked to the homes and processing of traditional and artificial fuels. he's the editor of the journals Petroleum technological know-how and expertise, power resources half A: restoration, usage, and Environmental results, and effort resources half B: Economics, making plans, and Policy. He has testified quite a few occasions as a professional witness and the tips he presents supplies witnesses the entire details had to testify optimistically and successfully.

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Process Understanding: For Scale-Up and Manufacture of by Ian Houson

By Ian Houson

Procedure figuring out is the underpinning wisdom that permits the manufacture of chemical entities to be performed oftentimes, robustly and to the necessary normal of caliber. This sector has received in significance over the past few years, fairly because of the contemporary impetus from the USA`s foodstuff and Drug management. This publication covers the multidisciplinary facets required for winning procedure layout, defense, modeling, scale-up, PAT, pilot plant implementation, plant layout besides the speedily increasing region of outsourcing. In discussing what procedure realizing capacity to diverse disciplines and sectors all through a product`s existence cycle, this guide and prepared reference unearths the criteria vital to the improvement and manufacture of chemical compounds. The booklet makes a speciality of the basic clinical figuring out worthwhile. for a smoother technical move among the disciplines, resulting in better and effi cient method improvement and production. a number of case reports are used to exemplify and illustrate the most concerns raised. consequently, readers will enjoy that method figuring out can bring a true aggressive virtue in the prescription drugs and tremendous chemical substances undefined. This e-book serves as an reduction to assembly the stringent laws required through the appropriate professionals via demonstrable realizing of the underlying technology.

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The Shulgin Index, Volume One: Psychedelic Phenethylamines by Alexander T. Shulgin, Tania Manning, Paul F. Daley

By Alexander T. Shulgin, Tania Manning, Paul F. Daley

The Shulgin Index – quantity One: Psychedelic Phenethylamines and similar Compounds is the most recent paintings via Sasha Shulgin, the world’s such a lot prolific explorer of the chemistry and results of psychedelic medicines. it's a complete survey of the medical literature at the identified psychedelic phenethylamines and comparable compounds, a useful source for examine pharmacologists, physicians, chemists, and legislation enforcement.

Included during this book:

• A structure-oriented survey of psychedelic phenethylamines, amphetamines, phenylpiperazines, and different comparable compounds. Structure-activity relationships are emphasised throughout.
• therapy of 126 major compounds with distinct actual houses, syntheses and analytical chemistry, biochemistry, pharmacological houses, and criminal prestige. totally referenced with over 2,000 citations.
• Sub-tables of lesser-studied structural homologues and analogues. Over 1400 overall compounds covered.
• large cross-referencing tables for swift place of key info.

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Rubber - A Story of Glory and Greed by Howard and Ralph Wolf

By Howard and Ralph Wolf

Heritage, battle, bloodshed or even romance ... it is all contained during this vintage Rapra Reprint! The ebook is focused on the common reader, it truly is either informative and interesting. it's going to even be fascinating to scholars of the background of technological know-how, in addition to to people who paintings with rubber on a daily foundation and people who wish to be aware of extra in regards to the heritage of the rubber that they're operating with. Rubber - a narrative of Glory and Greed was once the 1st try out at a complete background of rubber, while it used to be first released in 1936. This remarkable e-book is a well-liked account of rubber and covers its heritage, history, the way it was once stumbled on and the way it grows, the scandal of its exploitation, the large enterprise of rubber, overseas and household, the 1st makes an attempt to make artificial rubber, rubber invention and study, and production of goods utilizing rubber. while this publication used to be first written it used to be felt that there has been a necessity for a basic heritage of rubber because the sleek global was once so established upon rubber for transportation, communications and electrical strength. we're nonetheless depending on rubber in modern international and so this booklet continues to be of significant worth to all fascinated by the undefined.

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Catalysis of Organic Reactions: Twenty-second Conference by Michael L. Prunier

By Michael L. Prunier

Follow an Omnibus of data from Leaders within the box The unforeseen variety of subject matters provided at earlier gatherings compelled organizers of 2008’s twenty second convention on Catalysis of natural Reactions to extend its structure to mirror the extraordinary present measure of specialization within the box. Catalysis of natural Reactions incorporates a compilation of papers offered on the occasion, and as a consequence, few books can be in a position to fit the breadth and intensity of its content material. that includes papers via revered scientists from academia, undefined, and the governmental research-and-development area, it covers a variety of points of the construction, sale, and use of catalysts for functional reasons. Articles pay attention to the final zone of catalyzed synthesis, emphasizing the construction of natural chemical compounds. With a spotlight on program instead of idea, the dominant subject is the routinely practiced region of heterogeneous catalysis. issues comprise: Hydrogenation and hydrogenolysis C-C coupling Amination and oxidation (including the valuable steel, supported base steel, and sponge steel, Raney method, and homogeneous catalyst kinds) finish makes use of of goods, together with commercial petrochemicals, wonderful chemical substances, and pharma intermediates these operating with utilized catalysis will profit enormously from this consolidation of insights and studies of the most recent advancements within the box. all of the papers awarded have been edited by way of ORCS contributors, drawn from either academia and undefined, and peer-reviewed by means of specialists in comparable fields of analysis.

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It's a Bird-- by Steven T. Seagle

By Steven T. Seagle

From Maus and American beauty to Persepolis and Blankets, image novels have emerged as an important discussion board for memoirs and semi-autobiographical stories. IT’S A chicken. . . written via Steven T. Seagle (Vertical; Sandman: secret Theater) with painted paintings by way of ecu artist Teddy Kristiansen (House of secrets and techniques) is a private tale info one writer’s try and locate his lacking father, come to phrases along with his family’s legacy of Huntington’s sickness, reconcile along with his female friend, and stave off writer’s block. If that appears like a role for Superman, good, that’s the matter. The semi-autobiographical Steve Seagle of IT’S A poultry. . . will be celebrating. He’s been provided a plum project: the chance to jot down the continued Superman comedian e-book. but if his father disappears, Steve is faced via his family’s background of Huntington’s and the chance that he and his father may need the affliction. he's desirous to music down his father and wishes to provide an explanation for to his female friend why he may be reluctant to have childrens. the very last thing that he has time for is to place jointly an offer for Superman, yet his editor retains calling and wishes a solution: can he, will he, write Superman?

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Silicone dispersions by Yihan Liu

By Yihan Liu

Silicone is a vital classification of fabrics utilized in purposes that diversity from business meeting to daily buyer items. Silicones are usually added and synthesized in dispersion varieties, the commonest being liquid-in-liquid (emulsion), solid-in-liquid (suspension), air-in-liquid (foam) and solid-in air (powder). This ebook compiles a delicately chosen variety of issues which are necessary to the knowledge, inventive layout and creation of silicone dispersions. As such, it presents the 1st unified description of silicone dispersions within the literature.

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