Reaction Engineering for Pollution Prevention - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780444502155, 9780080540283

Reaction Engineering for Pollution Prevention

1st Edition

Editors: R.P. Hesketh Martin A. Abraham
Hardcover ISBN: 9780444502155
eBook ISBN: 9780080540283
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 9th February 2000
Page Count: 332
Tax/VAT will be calculated at check-out
370.00
225.00
280.00
340.00
Unavailable
Compatible Not compatible
VitalSource PC, Mac, iPhone & iPad Amazon Kindle eReader
ePub & PDF Apple & PC desktop. Mobile devices (Apple & Android) Amazon Kindle eReader
Mobi Amazon Kindle eReader Anything else

Institutional Access


Description

Preface. List of contributors. Combustion and CO2. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon formation in counter-flow propylene diffusion flame (N. Olten, S.M. Senkan). Reduction of dioxins and furans in incineration (I. Milosavljevic, P. Pullumbi). A numerical study on NOx reduction by steam addition in counterflow diffusion flame using detailed chemical kinetics (H. Yamashita et al.). Experimental studies on the capture of CO2, NOx and SO2 in the oxygen/recycled flue gas coal combustion system (T. Yamada et al.). The need and options available for permanent CO2 disposal (H.-J. Ziock et al.). An analysis of the disposal of anthropogenic CO2 in the ocean via a submerged hydrate crystallizer (A. Yamasaki et al.). Carbon dioxide mitigation via combustion modification: an overview of U.S. Department of Energy's power systems technology R&D program (A.C. Bose et al.). Catalytic Reactions. Reaction kinetics and deactivation of Ni-based catalysts in CO2 reforming of methane (S. Wang, G.Q. (Max) Lu). Unsteady-state kinetics of DeNOx-SCR catalysis (L. Lietti et al.). Regenerative catalytic oxidizer technology for VOC control (V.O. Strots et al.). Novel photocatalytic reactor for the destruction of airborne pollutants (H. Ibrahim, H. de Lasa). Thin film photocatalytic reactor for the destruction of organic contaminants in industrial wastewater and drinking water (D.D. Dionysiou et al.). Design and development of two large-scale photocatalytic reactors for treatment of toxic organic chemicals in wastewater (A.K. Ray). Supercritical Fluids. Asymmetric catalytic hydrogenation in CO2 expanded methanol – an application of gas anti-solvent reactions (GASR) (G.B. Combes et al.). Rhodium catalyzed homogeneous hydroformylation of unsaturated compounds in supercritical carbon dioxide (D.R. Palo, C. Erkey). Production of hydrogen peroxide in CO2 (D. Hâncu, E.J. Beckman). Cellulose hydrolysis in supercritical water to recover chemicals (T. Adschiri et al.). Reactor Design and Miscellaneous Contributions. Operation of reactor-adsorber systems for minimization of exhaust gases emissions (J. Jirát et al.). Reactive distillation for synthesizing ethyl tert-butyl ether from bioethanol (A.T. Quitain et al.). Environmentally benign hydrocarbon processing applications of single and integrated permreactors (S. Vasileiadis, Z. Ziaka). Pollution prevention education in chemical reaction engineering (R.P. Hesketh, M.A. Abraham).

Readership

For chemical engineers and researchers in the reaction engineering community.

Table of Contents

Preface. List of contributors. Combustion and CO2. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon formation in counter-flow propylene diffusion flame (N. Olten, S.M. Senkan). Reduction of dioxins and furans in incineration (I. Milosavljevic, P. Pullumbi). A numerical study on NOx reduction by steam addition in counterflow diffusion flame using detailed chemical kinetics (H. Yamashita et al.). Experimental studies on the capture of CO2, NOx and SO2 in the oxygen/recycled flue gas coal combustion system (T. Yamada et al.). The need and options available for permanent CO2 disposal (H.-J. Ziock et al.). An analysis of the disposal of anthropogenic CO2 in the ocean via a submerged hydrate crystallizer (A. Yamasaki et al.). Carbon dioxide mitigation via combustion modification: an overview of U.S. Department of Energy's power systems technology R&D program (A.C. Bose et al.). Catalytic Reactions. Reaction kinetics and deactivation of Ni-based catalysts in CO2 reforming of methane (S. Wang, G.Q. (Max) Lu). Unsteady-state kinetics of DeNOx-SCR catalysis (L. Lietti et al.). Regenerative catalytic oxidizer technology for VOC control (V.O. Strots et al.). Novel photocatalytic reactor for the destruction of airborne pollutants (H. Ibrahim, H. de Lasa). Thin film photocatalytic reactor for the destruction of organic contaminants in industrial wastewater and drinking water (D.D. Dionysiou et al.). Design and development of two large-scale photocatalytic reactors for treatment of toxic organic chemicals in wastewater (A.K. Ray). Supercritical Fluids. Asymmetric catalytic hydrogenation in CO2 expanded methanol – an application of gas anti-solvent reactions (GASR) (G.B. Combes et al.). Rhodium catalyzed homogeneous hydroformylation of unsaturated compounds in supercritical carbon dioxide (D.R. Palo, C. Erkey). Production of hydrogen peroxide in CO2 (D. Hâncu, E.J. Beckman). Cellulose hydrolysis in supercritical water to recover chemicals (T. Adschiri et al.). Reactor Design and Miscellaneous Contributions. Operation of reactor-adsorber systems for minimization of exhaust gases emissions (J. Jirát et al.). Reactive distillation for synthesizing ethyl tert-butyl ether from bioethanol (A.T. Quitain et al.). Environmentally benign hydrocarbon processing applications of single and integrated permreactors (S. Vasileiadis, Z. Ziaka). Pollution prevention education in chemical reaction engineering (R.P. Hesketh, M.A. Abraham).

Details

No. of pages:
332
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier Science 2000
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
eBook ISBN:
9780080540283
Hardcover ISBN:
9780444502155

About the Editor

R.P. Hesketh

Affiliations and Expertise

Rowan University, Department of Chemical Engineering, Glassboro, NJ 08028-1701, USA

Martin A. Abraham

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Toledo, Ohio, USA