Advances in Chemical Engineering

Volume 19

Series Editor:

  • John Anderson, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Morton Denn, University of California, Berkeley, U.S.A.
  • John Seinfeld, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, U.S.A.
  • George Stephanopoulos, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, U.S.A.
  • James Wei, Princeton University, New Jersey, U.S.A.


  • James Wei, Princeton University, New Jersey, U.S.A.

Advances in Chemical Engineering, Volume 19 reflects the major impact of chemical engineering on medical practice, with chapters covering polymer systems for controlled release, receptor binding and signaling,and transport phenomena in tumors. Other key topics include oil refining, pollution prevention in engineering design, and atmospheric dynamics.
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Academic and industrial researchers in chemical and biomedical engineering.


Book information

  • Published: December 1994
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-008519-4

Table of Contents

R. Langer, Polymer Systems for Controlled Release of Macromolecules, Immobilized Enzyme Medical Bioreactors, and Tissue Engineering. J.J. Linderman, P.A. Mahama, K.E. Forsten, and D.A. Lauffenburger, Diffusion and Probability in Receptor Binding and Signaling. R.K. Jain, Transport Phenomena in Tumors. R. Krishna, A Systems Approach to Multiphase Reactor Selection. D.T. Allen, Pollution Prevention: Engineering Design at Macro-, Meso-, and Microscales. J.H. Seinfeld, J.M. Andino, F.M. Bowman, H.J.L. Forstner, and S. Pandis, Tropospheric Chemistry. References. Subject Index. Contents of Volumes in This Serial.