Modelling, simulation and economical evaluation of dry food manufacture at different production scales

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Modelling, simulation and economical evaluation of dry food manufacture at different production scales. / Almena, A.; Lopez-Quiroga, E.; Theodoropoulos, C.; Fryer, P. J.; Bakalis, S.

27th European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering. ed. / Antonio Espuña; Moisès Graells; Luis Puigjaner. Elsevier, 2017. p. 787-792 (Computer Aided Chemical Engineering; Vol. 40).

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Harvard

Almena, A, Lopez-Quiroga, E, Theodoropoulos, C, Fryer, PJ & Bakalis, S 2017, Modelling, simulation and economical evaluation of dry food manufacture at different production scales. in A Espuña, M Graells & L Puigjaner (eds), 27th European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering. Computer Aided Chemical Engineering, vol. 40, Elsevier, pp. 787-792, 27th European Symposium on Computer-Aided Process Engineering, Barcelona, Spain, 1/10/17. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-63965-3.50133-1

APA

Almena, A., Lopez-Quiroga, E., Theodoropoulos, C., Fryer, P. J., & Bakalis, S. (2017). Modelling, simulation and economical evaluation of dry food manufacture at different production scales. In A. Espuña, M. Graells, & L. Puigjaner (Eds.), 27th European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering (pp. 787-792). (Computer Aided Chemical Engineering; Vol. 40). Elsevier. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-63965-3.50133-1

Vancouver

Almena A, Lopez-Quiroga E, Theodoropoulos C, Fryer PJ, Bakalis S. Modelling, simulation and economical evaluation of dry food manufacture at different production scales. In Espuña A, Graells M, Puigjaner L, editors, 27th European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering. Elsevier. 2017. p. 787-792. (Computer Aided Chemical Engineering). https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-63965-3.50133-1

Author

Almena, A. ; Lopez-Quiroga, E. ; Theodoropoulos, C. ; Fryer, P. J. ; Bakalis, S. / Modelling, simulation and economical evaluation of dry food manufacture at different production scales. 27th European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering. editor / Antonio Espuña ; Moisès Graells ; Luis Puigjaner. Elsevier, 2017. pp. 787-792 (Computer Aided Chemical Engineering).

Bibtex

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