Ironmaking and Steelmaking: Theory and Practice

4.19 avg rating
( 16 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9788120332898: Ironmaking and Steelmaking: Theory and Practice
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

This authoritative account covers the entire spectrum from iron ore to finished steel. It begins by tracing the history of iron and steel production, right from the earlier days to today s world of oxygen steelmaking, electric steelmaking, secondary steelmaking and continuous casting.

The physicochemical fundamental concepts of chemical equilibrium, activity-composition relationships, and structure-properties of molten metals are introduced before going into details of transport phenomena, i.e. kinetics, mixing and mass transfer in ironmaking and steelmaking pro-cesses. Particular emphasis is laid on the understanding of the fundamental principles of the processes and their application to the optimisation of actual processes.

Modern developments in blast furnaces, including modelling and process control are discussed along with an introduction to the alternative methods of ironmaking. In the area of steelmaking, BOF plant practice including pre-treatment of hot metal, metallurgical features of oxygen steelmaking processes, and their control form part of the book. It also covers basic open hearth, electric arc furnace and stainless steelmaking, before discussing the area of casting of liquid steel ingot casting, continuous casting and near net shape casting. The book concludes with a chapter on the status of the ironmaking and steelmaking in India.

In line with the application of theoretical principles, several worked-out examples dealing with fundamental principles as applied to actual plant situations are presented.

The book is primarily intended for undergraduate and postgraduate students of metallurgical engineering. It would also be immensely useful to researchers in the area of iron and steel.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

AHINDRA GHOSH (Sc.D., MIT, USA), formerly Professor, Department of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, is well known for his expertise in Metallurgical and Materials Thermodynamics.

Besides 35 years of teaching and research experience at IIT Kanpur, Professor Ghosh has rich industrial experience, having worked with major companies like Tata Steel and Tata Consultancy Services. A Life Fellow of Indian Institute of Metals and Institution of Engineers (India), Life Member ISTE, and Fellow, Indian National Academy of Engineering, he has contributed extensively to national and international journals including Metallurgical and Materials Transactions (USA), ISIJ International (Japan), Steel Research (Germany), Ironmaking and Steelmaking (UK), and Trans. Indian Institute of Metals. He has also authored three books.

CHATTERJEE, AMITA metallurgical engineer from Banaras Hindu University, AMIT CHATTERJEE was awarded the Doctorate of Science (Engineering) Degree by the University of London in 1988 for his outstanding work on coal-based direct reduction and oxygen steelmaking. He had earlier obtained his PhD in process metallurgy from the prestigious Imperial College of Science and Technology, London, of which he is also a Fellow.

He started his professional career in the steel industry in Germany, followed by over 35 years of distinguished service in Tata Steel. At present, he is an Adviser in Tata Steel.

Dr. Chatterjee is a Fellow of the Institute of Materials, England, The Indian Institute of Metals, India, as well as The Indian National Academy of Engineers, India. He has over 500 publications to his credit and is the recipient of several awards from India and overseas, including the National Metallurgist Award (1977), Visvesvaraya Gold Medal (1981 and 1996), SAIL Gold Medal (1982), Bhoruka Gold Medal (1992), Tata Gold Medal (1997), Platinum Medal (2002) and many others.

Dr. Chatterjee has authored several books: Ironmaking and Steelmaking Theory and Practice and Sponge Iron Production by Direct Reduction of Iron Oxide (both published by PHI Learning, New Delhi) as well as two other books entitled Beyond the Blast Furnace and Metallics for Steelmaking Production and Use besides a number of Monographs on Cokemaking, Sintermaking, Ironmaking, Continuous Casting, etc.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

CHATTERJEE, AMIT
ISBN 10: 812033289X ISBN 13: 9788120332898
New Soft cover Quantity Available: > 20
International Edition
Seller:
Wagon Of Deals
(Edmonton, AB, Canada)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2008. Soft cover. Condition: New. International Edition. Book Condition: BRAND NEW. International/Eastern Economy Edition, Paperback/Softcover with SAME TITLE, AUTHOR AND EDITION as listed. ISBN and Cover design differs. **100% IDENTICAL CONTENTS as U.S Edition**. Standard Delivery within 7-14 business days ACROSS THE GLOBE. We can ship to PO Box, APO address in US. International Edition Textbooks may bear a label (Not for sale in the U.S. or Canada) or (For sale in Asia only) or similar restrictions- printed only to discourage students from obtaining an affordable copy. US Court has asserted your right to buy and use International edition. Access code/CD may not provided with these editions. We may ship the books from MULTIPLE WAREHOUSES ACROSS THE GLOBE including Asia depending upon the availability of inventory. Printed in English. Customer satisfaction guaranteed. Seller Inventory # ABECA5038

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 10.80
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.61
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

2.

Ahindra Ghosh & Amit Chatterjee
ISBN 10: 812033289X ISBN 13: 9788120332898
New Softcover First Edition Quantity Available: > 20
International Edition
Seller:
LowPriceBookDeals
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Softcover. Condition: New. 1st edition. Brand NEW, Paperback International Edition. Black & White or color, Cover and ISBN same with similar contents as US editions. Standard delivery takes 5-9 business days by USPS/DHL with tracking number. Choose expedited shipping for superfast delivery 3-5 business days by UPS/DHL/FEDEX. We also ship to PO Box addresses but by Standard delivery and shipping charges will be extra. International Edition Textbooks may bear a label -Not for sale in the U.S. or Canada- etc. printed only to discourage U.S. students from obtaining an affordable copy. Legal to use despite any disclaimer on cover as per US court. No access code or CD included unless specified. In some instances, the international textbooks may have different exercises at the end of the chapters. Printed in English. We may ship the books from multiple warehouses across the globe, including India depending upon the availability of inventory storage. In case of orders from Europe, custom charges may comply by the relevant government authority and we are not liable for it. 100% Customer satisfaction guaranteed! Please feel free to contact us for any queries. Seller Inventory # LPBDIN127467

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 11.70
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Ghosh, Ahindra
ISBN 10: 812033289X ISBN 13: 9788120332898
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 19956714-n

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 21.55
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.64
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

GHOSH/CHATTERJEE
ISBN 10: 812033289X ISBN 13: 9788120332898
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
University Bookstore
(DELHI, DELHI, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. This is Brand NEW. Seller Inventory # PHI12118-758

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 11.82
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 12.38
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Ahindra Ghosh,Amit Chatterjee
Published by Prentice-Hall of India Pvt.Ltd 2008-10-30 (2008)
ISBN 10: 812033289X ISBN 13: 9788120332898
New Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice-Hall of India Pvt.Ltd 2008-10-30, 2008. Condition: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Seller Inventory # NU-GRD-05043937

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 19.29
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.57
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Ghosh, Ahindra; Chatterjee, Amit
Published by Prentice-Hall of India Pvt.Ltd
ISBN 10: 812033289X ISBN 13: 9788120332898
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
WFL
(Holtsville, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice-Hall of India Pvt.Ltd. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 812033289X Brand New ,Original Direct from Source , Express 5-8 business days worldwide delivery. Seller Inventory # DG#C119658

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 23.79
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.90
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Ahindra Ghosh
Published by Prentice-Hall of India Pvt.Ltd (2008)
ISBN 10: 812033289X ISBN 13: 9788120332898
New Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice-Hall of India Pvt.Ltd, 2008. PAP. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # GB-9788120332898

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 16.62
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 12.57
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Ahindra Ghosh (author), Amit Chatterjee (co-author)
Published by PHI Learning 2012-08-30, New Delhi (2012)
ISBN 10: 812033289X ISBN 13: 9788120332898
New paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description PHI Learning 2012-08-30, New Delhi, 2012. paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 9788120332898

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 20.97
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.37
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Ahindra Ghosh; Amit Chatterjee
ISBN 10: 812033289X ISBN 13: 9788120332898
New Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
Speedy Hen LLC
(Sunrise, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # ST812033289X. Seller Inventory # ST812033289X

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 30.31
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Ahindra Ghosh, Amit Chatterjee
ISBN 10: 812033289X ISBN 13: 9788120332898
New Paperback Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Condition: New. Not Signed; book. Seller Inventory # ria9788120332898_rkm

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 25.52
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.41
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book