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Introduction to Chemical Engineering by [Pushpavanam, S.]
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The book presents the principles and practices of chemical engineering, and introduces the student to the role and importance of chemical engineers in our life. It shows how chemical engineering concepts from the basic sciences and economics are used to seek solutions to engineering problems. This text offers innovative solutions to the problems faced by the chemical industry. It encourages the student to see the similarities in the concepts which govern apparently dissimilar examples.
The text is primarily intended for the first-year undergraduate students of chemical engineering.

About the Author

S. Pushpavanam, PhD, University of Florida, is the Head of the Department of Chemical Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras. He has been actively involved in teaching and research for the past 22 years. He was a faculty in IIT Kanpur from 1989 to 1997. His research interests include mathematical modeling and simulation, nonlinear dynamics and bifurcation theory, clean energy (with emphasis on coal gasification), microfluidics and process intensification. In addition to working with the government agencies on sponsored-research projects, he has collaborated extensively with numerous industries such as Tata Beverages, Bharat Petroleum, Indian Oil, General Motors, and so forth. He is the recipient of the Fulbright Fellowship (1995) and the Rajarambapu National Award for the best engineering college teacher given by the Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE).

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 2466 KB
  • Print Length: 184 pages
  • Publisher: PHI (30 September 2012)
  • Sold by: Amazon Asia-Pacific Holdings Private Limited
  • Language: English
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Average Customer Review: 2.8 out of 5 stars 2 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #30,705 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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