Synopses & Reviews
Ammonia is one of the 10 largest commodity chemicals produced. The editor, Anders Nielsen, is research director with one of the largest industrial catalyst producers. He has compiled a complete reference on all aspects of catalytical ammonia production in industry, from thermodynamics and kinetics to reactor and plant design. One chapter deals with safety aspects of ammonia handling and storage.
A complete reference book on industrial catalytic ammonia synthesis compiled by the R&D Director of a large industrial catalysts producer; a source for professionals in chemical industries.
Table of Contents
Contents: Thermodynamic Properties in Ammonia Synthesis.- Structure and Surface Chemistry of Industrial Ammonia Synthesis Catalysts.- Ammonia Synthesis over Non-Iron Catalysts and Related Phenomena.- Kinetics of Ammonia Synthesis and Decomposition on Heterogeneous Catalysts.- Poisoning of Ammonia Synthesis Catalysts.- Ammonia Production Processes.- Ammonia Storage and Transportation-Safety.