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  • Fouling in Refineriesby James G. Speight

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 150.00

    Fouling in Refineries is an important and ongoing problem that directly affects energy efficiency resulting in increased costs, production losses, and even unit shutdown, requiring costly expenditures to clean up equipment and return capacity to positive levels. This text addresses this common challenge for the hydrocarbon processing community... more...

  • Lange's Handbook of Chemistry, 70th Anniversary Editionby James Speight

    McGraw-Hill Education 2005; US$ 186.00

    70th Anniversary Edition Seven Decades of Scientific Excellence ***** [five stars]"The handbook every chemist must have ... A close-at-hand, bookshelf necessity for science students, chemists, chemical engineers, and ? others whose sphere of interest intersects with that of chemistry.... If you have been using a copy of the [earlier] edition... more...

  • Educating Scientists and Engineers for Academic and Non-Academic Career Successby James Speight

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 49.95

    Scientists and Engineers Introduction Historical Aspects of Science and Engineering Definitions The Concept of a Profession Evaluation The Impact of Science and Engineering References Education of Scientists and Engineers Introduction The Preuniversity Experience The Baccalaureate Experience The Graduate Degree Experience Grading and Marking... more...

  • Chemical Process and Design Handbookby James Speight

    McGraw-Hill Education 2002; US$ 105.00

    Control chemical processes to get the results you want Invaluable to chemical and environmental engineers as well as process designers, Chemical Process and Design Handbook shows you how to control chemical processes to yield desired effects efficiently and economically. The book examines each of the major chemical processes, such as reactions,... more...

  • Synthetic Fuels Handbookby James Speight

    McGraw-Hill Education 2008; US$ 135.00

    Capitalize on the Vast Potential of Alternative Energy Sources Such as Fuel Cells and Biofuels Synthetic Fuels Handbook is a comprehensive guide to the benefits and trade-offs of numerous alternative fuels, presenting expert analyses of the different properties, processes, and performance characteristics of each fuel. It discusses the concept... more...

  • The Desulfurization of Heavy Oils and Residuaby James G. Speight

    CRC Press 1999; US$ 265.00

    History, definitions, and occurrence; feedstock evaluation; feedstock composition; desulphurization chemistry; the desulphurization process; influence of feedstock; desulphurization during refining; upgrading heavy feedstocks; desulphurization processes; hydrogen production; conversion factors. more...

  • Environmental Analysis and Technology for the Refining Industryby James G. Speight

    Wiley 2005; US$ 204.00

    JAMES G. SPEIGHT, PHD, is an author, consultant, and lecturer on energy and environmental issues. He has written nearly thirty books, including Handbook of Petroleum Analysis, Handbook of Petroleum Product Analysis, and Handbook of Coal Analysis, all published by Wiley. more...

  • The Chemistry and Technology of Petroleum, Fourth Editionby James G. Speight

    CRC Press 2006; US$ 325.00

    PART I: HISTORY, OCCURRENCE, AND RECOVERY History and Terminology Historical Perspectives Modern Perspectives Definitions and Terminology Native Materials Manufactured Materials Derived Materials Oil Prices Classification Classification Systems Miscellaneous Systems Reservoir Classification Origin and Occurrence... more...

  • The Scientist or Engineer as an Expert Witnessby James G Speight

    CRC Press 2008; US$ 109.95

    "?this is a useful book for those venturing into the legal quagmire and has much good and sensible advice to offer. It is not a light read, but it is helpful to have one place where these matters are explained in terms that the non-legal expert can follow." ?A.M. Glazer , Department of Physics, University of Oxford, writing in Crystallography Reviews,... more...

  • The Refinery of the Futureby James G. Speight

    Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 165.00

    As feedstocks to refineries change, there must be an accompanying change in refinery technology. This means a movement from conventional means of refining heavy feedstocks using (typically) coking technologies to more innovative processes that will coax the last drips of liquid fuels from the feedstock. This book presents the evolution of refinery... more...