This look at the continuing evolution of chemical engineering starts with reflections on the past.
Follow these guidelines to calculate how fast a pool of spilled liquid will spread across a surface, vaporize and possibly form a flammable mixture with air.
John C. Bonacci
A catalyst guard bed is a simple, low-cost modification that reduces catalyst-replacement costs, saves natural gas and cuts energy expenses.
Ka M. Ng, Lionel O'Young, Christianto Wibowo
Use phase diagrams to develop reliable crystallization processes quickly and cost effectively.
Sofia Mai, Elli Maria Barampouti, Apostolos Vlyssides
Unlike time-consuming conventional methods, this approach to designing a dissolved air flotation (DAF) plant requires only the physical characteristics of the flocs — their size and density, flowrate and temperature.
A number of companies are honing techniques to produce a wide variety of pharmaceuticals, such as therapeutic proteins and monoclonal antibodies in plants.
Ning Yang, Jinghai Li, Wei Wang, Wei Ge, Chris Guenther, Anthony Cugini, Madhava Syamlal
Computational science will play a key role in accelerating technology development and in the realization of virtual process engineering.
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