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Fundamentals of Reaction Engineering

Fundamentals of Reaction Engineering

This is a free, online textbook offered by  "This introductory text covers the basic elements of chemical reactor design. Material and energy balances have been derived assuming simple flow patterns: perfect mixing and plug flow. Non-ideal flow is briefly discussed. Exothermic-reversible reactions have been discussed in the context of staged reactor systems. Heat and mass transfer to/from catalyst pellets has been introduced, emphasizing the formulation of global reaction rate expressions. Several different ways of modelling fixed bed catalytic reactors has been described. A companion volume presents worked examples."


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Cathy Swift
Cathy Swift (Administrator)
6 years ago
Thank you, Pamela. I have changed the subject category to Nuclear Engineering.
Pamela Hernandez
Pamela Hernandez (Student)
6 years ago
This material is not nuclear engineering related and is more appropriate to chemical engineering.