By Steven N. Liss, Ian G. Droppo, Gary G. Leppard, Timothy G. Milligan

ISBN-10: 1566706157

ISBN-13: 9781566706155

Whereas new advancements in genomics, nanotechnology, sampling, and modelling let more and more revealing research into flocculation constitution and methods, there's nonetheless a basic lack of know-how on the topic of many facets of this phenomenon. awarded via a trendy group of overseas specialists, this article takes a distinct standpoint and melds jointly the common and engineering fields of technological know-how as they relate to this primary phenomenon. In doing so, the authors current the total diversity of sampling, dealing with, analytical, and interpretive ideas for operational administration of common or engineered procedure, delivering finished assurance that meets the desires of researchers, practitioners and scholars.

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