Chemical Engineering: Solutions to the Problems in Volume 1 - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780750649506, 9780080494227

Chemical Engineering: Solutions to the Problems in Volume 1

1st Edition

Authors: J R Backhurst J H Harker J.F. Richardson
Paperback ISBN: 9780750649506
eBook ISBN: 9780080494227
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 14th December 2000
Page Count: 352
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This volume in the Coulson and Richardson series in chemical engineering contains full worked solutions to the problems posed in volume 1. Whilst the main volume contains illustrative worked examples throughout the text, this book contains answers to the more challenging questions posed at the end of each chapter of the main text.

These questions are of both a standard and non-standard nature, and so will prove to be of interest to both academic staff teaching courses in this area and to the keen student. Chemical engineers in industry who are looking for a standard solution to a real-life problem will also find the book of considerable interest.

Key Features

  • An invaluable source of information for the student studying the material contained in Chemical Engineering Volume 1
  • A helpful method of learning - answers are explained in full


Users of Chemical Engineering Volume One, Sixth Edition. Predominantly Chemical Engineering undergraduates, BSc/BEng students, postgraduate students, academics, professionals.

Table of Contents

Units and Dimensions; Flow of Fluids-Energy and Momentum Relationship; Flow in Pipes and Channels; Flow of Compressible Fluids; Flow of Multiphase Mixtures; Flow and Pressure Measurement; Liquid Mixing; Pumping of Fluids; Heat Transfer; Mass Transfer; The Boundary Layer; Momentum, Heat and Mass Transfer; Humidification and Water Cooling


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About the Author

J R Backhurst

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

J H Harker

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

J.F. Richardson

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Wales Swansea, UK