1. Process Intensification: An Overview of Principles and Practice

  1. Kamelia Boodhoo and
  2. Adam Harvey
  1. Kamelia Boodhoo and
  2. Adam Harvey

Published Online: 3 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118498521.ch1

Process Intensification for Green Chemistry: Engineering Solutions for Sustainable Chemical Processing

Process Intensification for Green Chemistry: Engineering Solutions for Sustainable Chemical Processing

How to Cite

Boodhoo, K. and Harvey, A. (2013) Process Intensification: An Overview of Principles and Practice, in Process Intensification for Green Chemistry: Engineering Solutions for Sustainable Chemical Processing (eds K. Boodhoo and A. Harvey), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118498521.ch1

Editor Information

  1. School of Chemical Engineering & Advanced Materials, Newcastle University, UK

Author Information

  1. School of Chemical Engineering & Advanced Materials, Newcastle University, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 JAN 2013
  2. Published Print: 25 JAN 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470972670

Online ISBN: 9781118498521

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Keywords:

  • PI principles;
  • reaction engineering;
  • intensification techniques;
  • enhanced transport;
  • batch to continuous processing;
  • PI merits;
  • PI implementation;
  • RD control;
  • cost economics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Process Intensification: Definition and Concept

  • Fundamentals of Chemical Engineering Operations

  • Intensification Techniques

  • Merits of PI Technologies

  • Challenges to Implementation of PI

  • Conclusion

  • Nomenclature

  • Greek Letters

  • References