This technical work is concerned with the descriptions of reactions within bubble columns. It includes the application of reactions and columns within biotechnology, and performance predictions based on mathematical models. Biotechnological areas such as effluent treatment, single cell protein production, animal cell culture and antibiotic fermentation are described. Practical examples and problems are given to ease comprehension.
Bubble Columns: Types and Operating States.
Reactions in Multiphase Systems.
General Problems of Bubble Column Design and Analysis.
Mass Transfer and Reaction.
Determination of System-Specific Absorption Parameters.
Dispersion in Gas-Liquid Flow.
Phase Hold-Ups and Mass Transfer.
Hydrodynamic Models for Bubble Columns.
Models for Bubble Column Reactors.
Bubble Columns with Suspended Solids.
Some Guidelines for Analysis, Design and Operational Principles of Bubble Column Reactors.
Appendix: Updated References.
Number Of Pages: 548
Published: 8th April 1992
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.55 x 16.05
Weight (kg): 0.88
Edition Number: 1