Table of Contents

The crystalline state; Physical and thermal properties; Solutions and solubility; Phase equilibria; Nucleation; Crystal growth; Crystallization techniques; Processes and equipment; Crystallizer operation and design; Control and Separation of polymorphs and chiral crystals; Micro- and macro-mixing and the use of computer fluid dynamics; Seeding and secondary nucleation in batch crystallization processes; Incorporation of upstream and downstream requirements into design procedures for crystallization plant; Computer-aided molecular design and its use in crystal habit modifier selection; Appendices comprising many tables of useful data including solubility, density, viscosity, diffusivity, activity, conductivity, heats of solution and fusion, common names of crystalline materials; References.

Details

No. of pages:
600
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2001
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
Print ISBN:
9780750648332
Electronic ISBN:
9780080530116

About the author

J W Mullin

Affiliations and Expertise

University College London (Emeritus)