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Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering: Books/eBooks


Only a few resources are listed here. Use DELCAT Discovery to find more related to your topic.  

Selected Titles

Recent Book Arrivals

Cellulose and Cellulose Derivatives

Essential source of information; includes recommendations and instructions of a general nature to assist readers in the exploration of possible applications of cellulose and its derivatives, as well as providing food for thought for the generation of new ideas for product development.

Compostable Polymer Materials

Compostable Polymer Materials, Second Edition, deals with the environmentally important family of polymers designed to be disposed of in industrial and municipal compost facilities after their useful life.

Oilfield Microbiology

Offers a fundamental insight into how molecular microbiological methods have enabled researchers in the field to analyze and quantify in situ microbial communities and their activities in response to changing environmental conditions. This book is aimed at microbial ecologists, molecular biologists, operators, engineers, chemists, and academics involved in the sector.

Green Chemistry Education

The "greening" of industry processes, i.e. making them more sustainable, is a popular and often lucrative trend which has emerged over recent years. The 4th volume of Green Chemical Processing considers sustainable chemistry in the context of education and explores didactic approached. The American Chemical Society's 12 Principles of Green Chemistry are woven throughout this text as well as the series to which this book belongs.

Polyurethane Immobilization of Cells and Biomolecules

This book provides a comprehensive review of the chemistry and research illustrating the benefits of polyurethane for immobilizing cells, with dozens of case studies in medical devices and environmental engineering.

Browsing in the Stacks

Books for Chemical Engineering are located in the TP call number area on the lower level of the Morris Library.  By following the alpha-numeric system of the Library of Congress Classification scheme (see outline), books on similar subjects are kept together on the shelves. The following list can help guide you to different topics.

TP1-1185 Chemical Technology

Selected subclasses

TP155-199  Chemical Engineering. Laboratories. TP200-248  Chemicals: Manufacture, use etc TP248.13-248.65  Biotechnology TP315-360  Fuel TP368-456  Food processing and manufacture
TP500-660  Fermentation industries. Beverages. Alcohol TP670-699  Oils, fats, and waxes TP785-869  Clay industries. Ceramics. Glass TP1080-1185  Polymers and polymer manufacture  

See also

QD  Chemistry QR  Microbiology RS380  Pharmaceutical biotechnology RS400+  Pharmaceutical chemistry TA164+  Bioengineering
TD  Environmental Engineering S494.5.B563  Agriculture biotechnology