Skip to content

Introduction to Particle Technology

Spend $50 to get a free DVD!

ISBN-10: 0471984833

ISBN-13: 9780471984832

Edition: 1998

Authors: Martin J. Rhodes

List price: $100.00
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!


Particle technology is of increasing importance to a wide range of industries, including food, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, minerals and metals. In these industries, companies with in-house knowledge of particle technology have a competitive advantage in product development, quality control and waste minimization. This accessible book forms a comprehensive introduction to the many concepts of this broad subject. Key topics covered include:-Characterisation (size analysis)Processing (fluidized beds, granulation)Particle formation (granulation, size reduction)Fluid-Particle separation (filtration, settling, gas cyclones)Safety (dust explosions)Transport (pneumatic transport and…    
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $100.00
Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/25/1998
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.232
Language: English

Single Particles in a Fluid
Multiple Particle Systems
Particle Size Analysis
Fluid Flow Through a Packed Bed of Particles
Pneumatic Transport and Standpipes
Separation of Particles from a Gas: Gas Cyclones
Storage and Flow of Powders - Hopper Design
Mixing and Segregation
Particle Size Reduction
Size Enlargement
Fire and Explosion Hazards of Fine Powders