Following the publication of the author's first book, Boilers for Power and Process by CRC Press in 2009, several requests were made for a reference with even quicker access to information. Boilers: A Practical Reference is the result of those requests, providing a user-friendly encyclopedic format with more than 500 entries and nearly the same num

Alphabetical listings associated with boilers, including scientific fundamentals, boiler types and main auxiliaries, firing techniques, engineering topics, air pollution, emerging technologies, and more. List of Abbreviations. Symbols of Elements and Compounds. List of Symbols. Organisations Related to Boilers. References and Further Reading. Codes. Books. Technical Articles/Reports. Appendix 1: Combustion Constants. Appendix 2: The Periodic Table of Elements. Appendix 3: Coals of the World. Index.