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About Knovel

Knovel is a web-based application integrating technical information with analytical and search tools to drive innovation and deliver answers engineers can trust.

Knovel is a free resource for IChemE members – a library at your fingertips that offers many benefits.


Knovel gives access to over 300 leading reference works and databases that enable you to:

  • quickly find answers to technical engineering questions;
  • gain access to information hidden in complex graphs, equations and tables using analytical and search tools; and
  • access to reliable reference content across a range of chemical engineering topics including; petroleum engineering, sustainability, design, process safety and loss prevention, water treatment, bioprocess and biotechnology, materials selection and safety compliance

What can I use Knovel for?

  • solving design problems
  • look up a chemical formula
  • locating new materials
  • improving processes
  • spec out project plans
  • research into new topics
  • validate assumptions and equipment

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IChemE member top downloads

  1. Coulson and Richardson's Chemical Engineering Volume 6 - Chemical Engineering Design (4th Edition)
  2. Coulson and Richardson's Chemical Engineering Volume 1 - Fluid Flow, Heat Transfer and Mass Transfer (6th Edition)
  3. Chemical Engineering Design - Principles, Practice and Economics of Plant and Process Design (2nd Edition)
  4. Coulson and Richardson's Chemical Engineering Volume 2 - Particle Technology and Separation Processes (5th Edition)
  5. Lees' Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, Volumes 1-3 - Hazard Identification, Assessment and Control (4th Edition)
  6. Chemical Process Equipment - Selection and Design (3rd Edition)
  7. Chemical Engineering Design - SI Edition (5th Edition)
  8. Coulson and Richardson's Chemical Engineering Volume 3 - Chemical and Biochemical Reactors and Process Control (3rd Edition)
  9. Rules of Thumb for Chemical Engineers - A Manual of Quick, Accurate Solutions to Everyday Process Engineering Problems (4th Edition)
  10. Lees' Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, Volumes 1-3 (3rd Edition)
  11. Mineral Processing Plant Design, Practice, and Control Proceedings, Volumes 1-2
  12. Fermentation and Biochemical Engineering Handbook - Principles, Process Design, and Equipment (2nd Edition)
  13. Ludwig's Applied Process Design for Chemical Petrochemical Plants, Volume 2 (4th Edition
  14. 2009 ASHRAE Handbook - Fundamentals (SI Edition)
  15. Standard Handbook of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering (2nd Edition)
  16. Chemical and Process Plant Commissioning Handbook - A Practical Guide to Plant System and Equipment Installation and Commissioning
  17. Advanced Natural Gas Engineering
  18. Loss Prevention in the Process Industries (2nd Edition)
  19. Fundamentals of Petroleum Refining
  20. Surface Production Operations (2nd Edition) Volume 1 - Design of Oil-Handling Systems and Facilities


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