Innovative Process Development in Metallurgical Industry

Concept to Commission

  • Vaikuntam Iyer Lakshmanan
  • Raja Roy
  • V. Ramachandran

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. V. I. Lakshmanan, Raja Roy, Ram Ramachandran
    Pages 1-5
  3. Separation Processes and Process Selection

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 7-7
    2. Nathan M. Stubina
      Pages 67-76
    3. Toshihiko Emi, Alexander McLean
      Pages 77-90
    4. V. I. Lakshmanan, M. A. Halim, Shiv Vijayan
      Pages 91-108
    5. V. I. Lakshmanan, Raja Roy
      Pages 137-144
    6. Shiv Vijayan, V. I. Lakshmanan
      Pages 145-161
  4. Process Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 177-177
  5. Process Optimization

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 201-201
  6. Equipment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 243-243
    2. Mark F. Vancas, Ram Ramachandran
      Pages 245-254
  7. Sustainable Development and Environmental Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 255-255
  8. Steps to Commercialization

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 281-281

About this book

Introduction

This book describes the phases for innovative metallurgical process development, from concept to commercialization. Key features of the book include:

• Need for process innovation

• Selection and optimization of process steps

• Determination of the commercial feasibility of a process including engineering and equipment selection

• Determination of the environmental footprint of a process

• Case-study examples of innovative process development 

Keywords

Metallurgical Industry Metallurgical Process Efficiency Metallurgical Process Innovation Metallurgical Process Optimization Metallurgical Processes Mining Industry Waste Remediation

Editors and affiliations

  • Vaikuntam Iyer Lakshmanan
    • 1
  • Raja Roy
    • 2
  • V. Ramachandran
    • 3
  1. 1.Process Research Ortech Inc.MississaugaCanada
  2. 2.Process Research Ortech, Inc.MississaugaCanada
  3. 3.RAM ConsultantsScottsdaleUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-21599-0
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-21598-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-21599-0
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