by Institution of Chemical Engineers .
Written in English
|Contributions||Richards, J. C.|
The vessels used for conned storage of particulate solids are generally known as bins or silos. Difculties of ¥ow in particulate systems, when needed to be recovered from conned storage, is a wellknown operative problem and diverse industries such as mining, chemical, and food industry have invested considerable time and money over the years trying to overcome such : Enrique Ortega-Rivas. Topics discussed include bulk solids flow and handling properties; pressure profiles in bulk solids storage vessels; the design of storage silos for reliable discharge of bulk materials; gravity flow of particulate materials from storage vessels; pneumatic transportation of bulk solids; and the hazards of solid-materials handling and processing along with their Edition: 1. Suitable for practicing engineers and engineers in training, Unit Operations of Particulate Solids: Theory and Practice presents the unit operations in chemical engineering that involve the handling and processing of particulate solids. The first part of the book analyzes primary and secondary properties of particles and particulate systems, focusing on their characterization and the effects on selection and design of silos . Since the publication of the first edition of Canada, and Australia have increased teach Handbook of Powder Science and Technology, ing, research, and training activities in areas the field of powder science and technology has related to particle science and technology. gained broader recognition and its various ar In addition, it is worth mentioning the many eas of interest have become more defined and books .
Enlargement and Compaction of Particulate Solids describes the methodology used in the compaction and size enlargement of particulate solids. The discussions are organized into the following topics: characterization of powders and granules before and after compaction; mixing; shear testing; fluidized bed granulation Book Edition: 1. M. Sugita, “Flow and Pressures in Non-cohesive Granular Materials in Funnel Flow Bins,” ASME, 2nd Symposium on Storage and Flow of Solids, Chicago, Paper no. Cited by: their storage containers (basically bins and hoppers). The rheological behaviour of particulate solids is so complicated that it cannot be dealt with like that of liquids or suspensions, or like that of solids. This all too often leads to problems in handling: segregation, stoppages in bin or hopper discharges owing toFile Size: 4MB. Although this book is devoted to the selection and design of individual equipment, some mention should be made of integration of a number of units into a piece of equipment interacts with several others in a plant, and the range of its required performance is dependent on the others in terms of material and energy balances and rate processes.
Bulk Solids Handling: Equipment Selection and Operation provides an overview of the major technologies involved in the storage and handling of particulate materials from large grains to fine. Storage of Solids There are two types of storage Outdoor storage Confined storage 3. Outdoor storage: Coarse solid are stored outside in large piles,when hundred or thousand of ton of material are involved. Out storage can be effected by environmental problem such as dusting or leaching of soluble material from the piles. UNESCO – EOLSS SAMPLE CHAPTERS CHEMICAL ENGINEEERING AND CHEMICAL PROCESS TECHNOLOGY – Vol. II -Handling of Solids – Transport and Storage - H.J. Feise ©Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS) chapter will provide a short historical overview of the science of bulk solids File Size: KB. This book has been written to meet their needs. It provides comprehensive coverage of the technology of particulate solids, in a form which is both accessible and concise enough to be useful to engineering and science students in the final year of an undergraduate degree, and at Master's level.