This month's cover story on flame arresters presents information to help you determine what type of device is appropriate for your application. Other topics include process development and Switzerland's chemicals and pharmaceutical industries.
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A 32-page special supplement on lithium-ion batteries covers the basics, raw material considerations, component materials, and applications. Other topics in this issue include root-cause PSM auditing and relief-device sizing.
Find out what you need to know to work effectively with a burner manufacturer when selecting a burner for your application. Other topics include cooling tower fill, process analytical technology, and process mapping.
Read an expanded version of the 2013 AIChE Salary Survey article that appeared in print in the June 2013 issue of CEP.
This month's On the Horizon article introduces the concept of dynamic risk analysis based on alarm databases.
"Understand the Basics of Membrane Filtration," this month's cover story, compares some of the liquid-phase membrane technologies commonly used in the chemical process industries.
The SBE supplement on drug delivery explores some emerging technologies for drug delivery. Other topics this month include Coriolis meters, process flow failure mode (PFFM) analysis and licensure as a professional engineer.
This month's cover story discusses how many types of "used" water may be appropriate as cooling tower makeup. Other topics include: troubleshooting maldistribution on trays; units of measurement; cold steam traps; and Denmark's chemical industry.