Table of Contents

A brief history o f process intensification.
Process intensification : an overview.
The mechanisms involved in process intensification.
Compact and micro-heat exchangers.
Reactors.
Intensification of separation processes.
Intensified mixing.
Application areas : petrochemicals and fine chemicals.
Application areas : offshore processing.
Application areas : miscellaneous process industries.
Application areas : the built environment, electronics, and the home.
Specifying, manufacturing, and operating PI plant.