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Chemical & Biochemical

  • The Secret Lives of Colourby Kassia St Clair

    Hodder & Stoughton 2016; US$ 24.99

    'A mind-expanding tour of the world without leaving your paintbox. Every colour has a story, and here are some of the most alluring, alarming, and thought-provoking. Very hard painting the hallway magnolia after this inspiring primer.' Simon Garfield The Secret Lives of Colour tells the unusual stories of the 75 most fascinating shades,... more...

  • Finnie's Notes on Fracture Mechanicsby CKH Dharan; B. S. Kang; Iain Finnie

    Springer New York 2016; US$ 73.64

    This textbook consists primarily of notes by Iain Finnie who taught a popular course on fracture mechanics at the University of California at Berkeley. It presents a comprehensive and detailed exposition of fracture, the fundamentals of fracture mechanics and procedures for the safe design of engineering components made from metal alloys, brittle... more...

  • Environmental Biotechnologyby Jeyabalan Sangeetha; Devarajan Thangadurai; Muniswamy David; Mohd Azmuddin Abdullah

    Apple Academic Press 2016; US$ 159.95

    With focus on the practical use of modern biotechnology for environmental sustainability, this book provides a thoughtful overview of molecular aspects of environmental studies to create a new awareness of fundamental biological processes and sustainable ecological concerns. It covers the latest research by prominent scientists in modern biology and... more...

  • Sustainable Water Managementby Daniel H. Chen

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 179.95

    While the world?s population continues to grow, the availability of water remains constant. Facing the looming water crisis, society needs to tackle strategic management issues as an integrated part of the solution toward water sustainability. The first volume in the two-volume set Sustainable Water Management and Technologies offers readers a practical... more...

  • Marine Glycobiologyby Se-Kwon Kim

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 209.95

    Marine glycobiology is an emerging and exciting area in the field of science and medicine. Glycobiology, the study of the structure and function of carbohydrates and carbohydrate-containing molecules, is fundamental to all biological systems and represents a developing field of science that has made huge advances in the last half-century. This book... more...

  • Process Modeling, Simulation, and Environmental Applications in Chemical Engineeringby Bharat A. Bhanvase; Rajendra P. Ugwekar

    Apple Academic Press 2016; US$ 159.95

    In this valuable volume, new and original research on various topics on chemical engineering and technology is presented on modeling and simulation, material synthesis, wastewater treatment, analytical techniques, and microreactors. The research presented here can be applied to technology in food, paper and pulp, polymers, petrochemicals, surface... more...

  • Sustainable Water Technologiesby Daniel H. Chen

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 179.95

    Development of advanced technologies is a critical component in overcoming the looming water crisis. Stressing emerging technologies and strategies that facilitate water sustainability for future generations, the second volume in the two-volume set Sustainable Water Management and Technologies provides current and forthcoming technologies research,... more...

  • Size Reduction of Divided Solidsby Jean-Paul Duroudier

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 100.00

    Size Reduction of Divided Solids, part of the Industrial Equipment for Chemical Engineering set, presents a practical guide for choosing devices and flow and rate parameters in the size reduction of divided solids. The size reducing principles are presented, with their application to plant products used as examples, also taking into account the... more...

  • Divided Solids Mechanicsby Jean-Paul Duroudier

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 100.00

    Divided Solids Mechanics, part of the Industrial Equipment for Chemical Engineering set, defines how to perform the selection and calculation of equipment needed in the basic operations of process engineering, offering reliable and simple methods, with this volume providing a comprehensive focus divided solids mechanics. Throughout these concise... more...

  • Plant Nanotechnologyby Chittaranjan Kole; D. Sakthi Kumar; Mariya V. Khodakovskaya

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 164.88

    This book highlights the implications of nanotechnology in plant sciences, particularly its potential to improve food and agricultural systems, through innovative, eco-friendly approaches, and as a result to increase plant productivity. Topics include various aspects of nanomaterials: biophysical and biochemical properties; methods of treatment, detection... more...