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CENG 416 Chemical Engineering Process Design: Home

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Course Texts

Analysis, synthesis, and design of chemical processes (5th ed.) by Turton, Shaeiwitz, Bhattacharyya, and Whiting.

Find Journal Articles

Google Scholar
Popular search engine for retrieving publications. Note: cannot limit for peer review. Also consider Quicksearch.

Web of Science
Use to locate interdisciplinary articles and cited references.

Find Chemical Properties

SciFinder Scholar
Comprehensive article database of the chemical literature.

Use this database to locate chemical substances and reactions.

Additional Resources

Find Patents

Google Patent Search
Google Patent Search covers United States and world patents.

For additional information about patents and patent resources see:
Patent Research Guide

Find Cost Indices

Chemical Engineering Plant Cost Index (CEPCI)
Search Chemical Engineering for economic indicators
Hint: To locate the most recent index change the sorted by option to most recent first.
Example report: November 2020 (published February 2021)

ENR’s Construction Economics
Search ENR for construction economics
Hint: Your search string will look like this:
JN "ENR: Engineering News-Record" and construction economics


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