This practical handbook features an overview of the importance of physical properties and thermodynamics; and the use of thermo-dynamics to predict the extent of reaction in proposed new chem-ical combinations. The use of special types of data and pre-diction methods to develop flowsheets for probing projects; and sources of critically evaluated data, dividing the published works into three categories depending on quality are given. Methods of doing one's own critical evaluation of literature, a list of known North American contract experimentalists with the types of data mea-sured by each, methods for measuring equilibrium data, and ther-modynamic concepts to carry out process opti-mization are also featured.that thermodynamic principles also can be applied to process optimization. Often, this is done in connection with pure ... Conversion of such energy into power is sometimes a practical solution. However, steam turbines must be large and need anbsp;...
|Title||:||Handbook of applied thermodynamics|
|Author||:||David A. Palmer|
|Publisher||:||CRC - 1987|