This research guide will provide you with starting points for finding information on chemical engineering, environmental chemistry, metallurgy, polymer science and engineering, pollution and waste management.
Last Updated: May 17, 2013
Generally, these are the best resources for research in chemical engineering. If you're not sure where to begin, start your search for information here!
- Perry's chemical engineers' handbook
Concisely presented information on all aspects of chemical engineering.
- Kirk-Othmer encyclopedia of chemical technology
Provides background and overview information.
- CRC handbook of chemistry and physics
Comprehensive source for chemical properties; updated annually.
- Compendex (Engineering Village)
Indexes journal articles, conference papers and book chapters in all engineering disciplines, with links to the full-text of many articles. Compendex is international in scope.
Online version of Chemical Abstracts, indexing the worldwide literature of chemistry, chemical engineering, materials, metallurgical and polymer engineering.
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