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The Resource Foam engineering : fundamentals and applications, edited by Paul Stevenson, (electronic resource)

Foam engineering : fundamentals and applications, edited by Paul Stevenson, (electronic resource)

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Foam engineering : fundamentals and applications
Title
Foam engineering
Title remainder
fundamentals and applications
Statement of responsibility
edited by Paul Stevenson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Containing contributions from leading academic and industrial researchers, this book provides a much needed update of foam science research. The first section of the book presents an accessible summary of the theory and fundamentals of foams. This includes chapters on morphology, drainage, Ostwald ripening, coalescence, rheology, and pneumatic foams. The second section demonstrates how this theory is used in a wide range of industrial applications, including foam fractionation, froth flotation and foam mitigation. It includes chapters on suprafroths, flotation of oil sands, foams in enhancing petroleum recovery, Gas-liquid Mass Transfer in foam, foams in glass manufacturing, fire-fighting foam technology and consumer product foams. Key features: Foam fractionation is an exciting and emerging technology, starting to gain significant attention. Discusses a vital topic for many industries, especially mineral processing, petroleum engineering, bioengineering, consumer products and food sector. Links foam science theory to industrial applications, making it accessible to an engineering science audience. Summarizes the latest developments in this rapidly progressing area of research. Contains contributions from leading international researchers from academia and industry"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Foam engineering : fundamentals and applications, edited by Paul Stevenson, (electronic resource)
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Foam engineering : fundamentals and applications, edited by Paul Stevenson, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. Fundamentals -- pt. 2. Applications
Dimensions
unknown
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 530 p., [4] p. of plates
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote

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