Description

This book gives engineers the fundamental theories, equations, and computer programs (including source codes) that provide a ready way to analyze and solve a wide range of process engineering problems.

Table of Contents

Numerical Computation. Physical Property Data. Fluid Flow. Equipment Sizing. Instrument Sizing. Compressors and Pump Hydraulics. Mass Transfer. Heat Transfer. Engineering Economics. Imperial/SI Units Conversion Table. Appendix A: Tables. Appendix B: Source Code Printouts.

Details

No. of pages:
854
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1995
Published:
Imprint:
Gulf Professional Publishing
Electronic ISBN:
9780080506784
Print ISBN:
9780884152804

About the author

A. Kayode Coker, PhD

A. Kayode Coker, Ph.D., is an engineering Coordinator at Saudi Aramco Shell Refinery Company, in Jubail, Saudi Arabia and is a consultant for AKC Technology in the UK. Prior to this he was Chairman of the Chemical and Process Engineering Department at Jubail Industrial College. He has also been a chartered scientist and a chartered chemical engineer for over 30 years. Coker is a Fellow of the Institution of Chemical Engineers. UK, (C.Eng, CSci, FIChemE) and a senior member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). He holds a B.Sc. honors degree in Chemical Engineering, a Master of Science degree in Process Analysis and Development, and a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, all from Aston University, Birmingham, UK. He also has a Teachers’ Certificate in Education from the University of London, UK. He has directed and conducted short courses in both the UK and for SABIC industries in Saudi Arabia. His articles have been published in several international journals, he is an author of four books in chemical engineering and a contributor to the Encyclopaedia of Chemical Processing and Design, Vol. 61. Coker was named as one of the International Biographical Centre's Leading Engineers of the World 2008.