Math Concepts for Food Engineering, Second Edition

Math Concepts for Food Engineering, Second Edition

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A Supplement for Food Science a Engineering Students Who Need to Improve Their Mathematical Skills A remedial textbook for understanding mathematical theories and formulas, Math Concepts for Food Engineering, Second Edition helps students improve their mathematical skills so that they can succeed in food engineering courses. The text illustrates the importance of mathematical concepts and relates them to the study of food engineering. New to the Second Edition Am Straightforward explanations of basic balance and transport principles used in food engineering Am Various exercises throughout that use spreadsheets, which are available on the publishera€™s website Am A chapter on mass transfer Am A mathematical skills screening quiz Am A simple units-conversion page This new edition is student tested What students have to saya€œ... a must-have for any student in food science engineering ... teaches students how to think like an engineer. Each chapter provides meaningful applications ... shows students both the approach and the mathematical solution needed to solve example problems.a€ qThis workbook not only taught me which mathematical equations are needed to solve various food engineering problems, it helped me understand the analysis and approach needed when solving any engineering problem. The practice questions helped me gain confidence in my problem-solving skills, and they make the coursework more interesting by relating it to real-world problems.q Builds Mathematical Confidence This text helps assess the mathematical reasoning skills of food science and engineering students and offers assistance for those who need a refresher. It supplies the necessary material to solve simple engineering problems so that students are prepared to face more rigorous challenges in class.For over 10 years now, we have been assessing the math skills of students entering the first food engineering course in our ... Students who enter with good math skills generally do well in engineering class. However, those students who need extra help with math can make up the gap through hard work and practice. This isanbsp;...

Title:Math Concepts for Food Engineering, Second Edition
Author:Richard W. Hartel, D.B. Hyslop, Robin K. Connelly, T.A. Howell Jr.
Publisher:CRC Press - 2008-03-17


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