By Mohamed A. Fahim,Taher A. Al-Sahhaf,Amal Elkilani
Fundamentals of Petroleum Refining provides the basics of thermodynamics and kinetics, and it explains the medical heritage crucial for figuring out refinery operations. The textual content additionally offers a close creation to refinery engineering subject matters, starting from the fundamental ideas and unit operations to total refinery economics.
The booklet covers very important themes, resembling fresh fuels, gasification, biofuels, and environmental effect of refining, which aren't normally mentioned in so much refinery textbooks. through the resource, challenge units and examples are given to assist the reader perform and practice the basic ideas of refining. Chapters 1-10 can be utilized as center fabrics for instructing undergraduate classes. the 1st chapters current an advent to the petroleum refining after which specialise in feedstocks and items. Thermophysical homes of crude oils and petroleum fractions, together with tactics of atmospheric and vacuum distillations, are mentioned in Chapters three and four. Conversion tactics, product mixing, and alkylation are coated in chapters 5-10. the rest chapters speak about hydrogen construction, fresh gas creation, refining economics and security, acid fuel therapy and removing, and techniques for environmental and effluent remedies.
This resource can serve either pros and scholars (on undergraduate and graduate degrees) of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, Chemistry, and Chemical know-how. novices within the engineering box, in particular within the oil and fuel undefined, can also locate this publication necessary.
- Provides balanced insurance of primary and operational topics
- Includes spreadsheets and procedure simulators for exhibiting developments and simulation case studies
- Relates processing to making plans and administration to offer an built-in photo of refining
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Fundamentals of Petroleum Refining by Mohamed A. Fahim,Taher A. Al-Sahhaf,Amal Elkilani