Advances in Chemical Engineering

Solution Thermodynamics

Edited by

  • D. H. West, The Dow Chemical Company, USA
  • Gregory S. Yablonsky, Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Techlology, St. Louis University, USA

An important challenge brought to chemical engineering by new emerging technologies, in particular then by nano and bio technologies, is to deal with complex systems that cannot be dealt with and cannot be fully understood on a single scale. This volume provides a framework for thermodynamic and kinetic modeling of complex chemical systems.
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Audience

chemical engineers working in academia and government resaerch establishments, Industrial chemical engineers

 

Book information

  • Published: August 2010
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-374459-3


Table of Contents

  1. Equilibrium Thermodynamic Modeling of Dissipative Macroscopic Systems - Boris M. Kaganovich, AlexanderV. Keyko. Vitaliy A. Shamansky
  2. Multiscale Equilibrium and Non-Equlibrium Thermodynamics in Chemical Engineering - Miroslav Grmela
  3.  Application of Mesoscale Field-Based Models to Predict Stability of Particle Dispersions in Polymer Melts
    - Prasanna K. Jog, Rakesh Srivastava, Jeffrey Weinhold, Valeriy V. Ginzburg
  4. Principles of Statistical Chemistry for Kinetic Modeling of Polymer Obtaining Processes - Semion Kuchanov