Elsevier Publishes New Chemical Engineering Content

Fivenew books focus on industrial distillation, flow analysis and water reclamation

Waltham, MA, September 3, 2014

Elsevier, aworld-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical informationproducts and services, today announced that new chemical engineering content isavailable. This content includes three new books on industrial distillation andtwo additional books on flow analysis and water reclamation. These books provideresearchers and graduate students with latest knowledge required for thoseworking in the oil, petrochemical, chemical, pharmaceutical and environmental industries.

Edited by experts Andrzej Górak, Eva Sorensen, Zarko Olujicand Hartmut Schoenmakers, the three distillation handbooks address the mostimportant and current research on industrial distillation, including all stepsin process design, operation and control aspects, and conceptual design. Thebooks present practical information on latest developments with contributionsfrom recognized experts in the field. They also cover a wide range oflaboratory and industrial distillation approaches and offer extensivereferences for each chapter to facilitate further study. The handbooks will bevaluable to researchers, practitioners and students of distillation andseparation science, including biochemical engineers, chemists, environmentalengineers and mechanical engineers in a variety of industries.

Lead editor Professor Andrzej Górak is Chair of Fluid Separations at theTechnical University of Dortmund, Germany and Professor at the TechnicalUniversity of Lódz, Poland. He received his PhD from the Institute of ChemicalEngineering at the Technical University of Lódz where he continued his work asa senior researcher. Professor Górak completed his postdoctoral "Habilitation"at RWTH Aachen University and has held additional positions at Henkel KGaA inDüsseldorf and University of Essen, all in Germany. He is also theEditor-in-Chief of Elsevier's journal, Chemical Engineering and Processing: ProcessIntensification.

The five new books are:

The books are all available onthe ElsevierStore and on ScienceDirect, Elsevier's full-text scientific database offering journalarticles and book chapters from over 2,200 peer-reviewed journals and more than25,000 book titles.

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Notes for Editors

Review copies of the books are available to credentialed journalistsupon request. Contact Michelle McMahon at m.mcmahon.1@elsevier.com or +1 781663 2268.

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