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Author Land, C. M. van't, 1937-
Title Drying in the process industry [electronic resource] / C. M. van't Land.
Publication Info. Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2012.
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Description xii, 381 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Preface.Acknowledgements.1.Introduction.2. Drying as Part of the Overall Process.3. Procedures for choosing a dryer.4. Convective drying.5. Continuous Fluid-Bed Drying.6. Continuous Direct-Heat Rotary Drying.7. Flash Drying.8. Spray Drying.9. Miscellaneous Continuous Convective Dryers and Convective Batch Dryers.10. Atmospheric contact dryers.11. Vacuum drying.12. Steam Drying.13. Radiation Drying.14. Product Quality and Safeguarding Drying.15. Continuous Moisture-Measurement Methods, Dryer Process Control, and Energy Recovery.16. Gas/Solid Separation Methods.17. Dryer Feeding Equipment.List of symbols.Index.
Summary "This book assists the process development engineer, the process engineer, and the plant engineer in selecting drying equipment. The criteria to be observed are discussed. The procedure concerning the selection of an industrial dryer always starts with the gathering of results of relevant laboratory measurements. The next step is carrying out small-scale tests, the results of which can be scaled up. Procedures for sizing equipment are also covered. Written by an author with over four decades in the process industries, this book brings an extensively practical approach for the engineer"-- Provided by publisher.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2012. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Subject Drying.
Drying apparatus.
Chemical processes.
Added Author ebrary, Inc.
ISBN 9780470131176 (hardback)
9781118105849 (e-book)
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