Recent developments in the drying technologies for the production of particulate materials

@inproceedings{Mujumdar2001RecentDI,
  title={Recent developments in the drying technologies for the production of particulate materials},
  author={Arun Sadashiv Mujumdar},
  year={2001}
}
Drying is an interdisciplinary field comprised of both transport phenomena and material science. With 12 to 25 percent of the national industrial energy consumption devoted to thermal dehydration in developed countries, drying technologies have significant impact on both energy and environmental aspects of a country. In this chapter, an overview is presented of the advances in drying technologies for the production of particulate solids from slurries, pastes, sludges and wet solids. Advantages… CONTINUE READING