Publications by David S. Dickey

Dickey, D. S., "Tackling Difficult Mixing Problems," Chemical Engineering Progress, pp. 35-42, August 2015.
Dickey, D. S., "Fundamentals of High-Shear Dispersers," Chemical Engineering, pp. 24-31, February, 2015

Dickey, D. S., "Ten Tings You May Not Know About Liquid Mixing Scaleup," Chemical Engineering, pp. 32-39, August, 2013.

Dickey, D. S., "Advice for Sampling Powder Blends," Powder and Bulk Engineering, pp. 55-59, January, 2011.

Dickey, D. S., "Pulse Jet Mixers - The Known and Unknown about Solids Suspension," AIChE Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, November 2010.

Dickey, D. S., "Mixing Scale-up," Food Mixing, Principles and Applications, pp. 92-106, P. J. Cullen, Ed., Wiley-Blackwell, Ames, Iowa, 2009.

Dickey, D. S., "Mixing Equipment," Food Mixing, Principles and Applications, pp. 73-89, P. J. Cullen, Ed., Wiley-Blackwell, Ames, Iowa, 2009.

Dickey, D. S., and Patterson, G. K., "Fluid Mixing Success Through Failures, Part 2, Chemical Engineering Progress, pp. 48-56, December 2008.

Dickey, D. S., and Patterson, G. K., "Fluid Mixing Success Through Failures, Part 1, Chemical Engineering Progress, pp. 40-47, October 2008.
Dickey, D. S., "Mixing of Viscous Fluids, Pastes and Doughs" section of Chapter 18 "Liquid-Solid Operations and Equipment" of Perry’s Chemical Engineers’ Handbook, Eighth Edition, Don W. Green, Editor in Chief, pp 18-27 - 18-39, McGraw-Hill, New York, 2008.

Dickey, D. S., and Fenley, L. B., "Make Your Portable Mixer Work for You," Chemical Processing, pp. 34-38, March 2007.

Dickey, D. S., "Tip Portable Mixers in Your Favor," Food Processing, pp. 64-68, August, 2006.

Dickey, D. S., "Mind Mixer Mechanical Design," Chemical Processing, pp. 40-43, May, 2006.

Dickey, D. S., "Don’t Get Mixed Up by Scale-up," Chemical Processing, pp. 24-29, August, 2005.

Dickey, D. S., Kevin J. Bittorf, Christopher J. Ramsey, and Keith E. Johnson, "Understand Flow Patterns in Glass-Lined Reactors," Chemical Engineering Progress, pp. 21-25, November, 2004.

Dickey, D. S., "How to Work with a Mixing Consultant," Powder and Bulk Engineering, Vol. 18, No. 5, pp. 109-113, May, 2004.

Dickey, D. S., and J. B. Fasano, "How Geometry & Viscosity Influence Mixing," Chemical Engineering, pp. 42-46, February, 2004.

Dickey, D. S., and J. B. Fasano, "Mechanical Design of Mixing Equipment," Handbook of Industrial Mixing, Science and Practice, Editors: E. L. Paul, et al., John Wiley & Sons, New Jersey, 2004.

Dickey, D. S., SECTION 12 "Liquid Agitation," Handbook of Chemical Engineering Calculations, Third Edition, Editor: N. P. Chopey, McGraw-Hill, New York, 2004.

Dickey, D. S., and E. Souza, "Take Mixing to the Max," Chemical Processing, pp. 48-51, June, 2003.

Dickey, D. S., "Equipment, Technology, People - Mixing", Chemical Engineering, pp. 88-89, August, 2002.

Dickey, D. S., "Liquid Mixing, What do I need to know to apply a mixer properly," (Ask the Experts), Chemical Engineering Progress, pp. 74-75, November, 2001.

Dickey, D. S., "Facing the Challenge of Mixing Problem Fluids," Chemical Engineering, pp. 68-75, May, 2000.

Tatterson, G. B., and Dickey, D. S., "Mixing Pastes & Powders," Chemical Processing, pp. 32-38, March, 1999.

Myers, K. J., Reeder, M. F., Bakker, A., and Dickey, D. S., "A Parametric Study of the Performance of the Prochem Maxflo T Impeller," Recents Progres en Genie des Procedes, Vol. 11, No. 52, pp 115-122, 1997.

Dickey, D. S., SECTION 12 "Liquid Agitation," Handbook of Chemical Engineering Calculations, Second Edition, Editor: N. P. Chopey, McGraw-Hill, New York, 1994 (First Edition, 1984).

Hill, R. S. and Dickey, D. S., "Use the Right Specialty-Polymer Pilot Plant," Chemical Engineering Progress, pp. 22-29, June, 1993.

Dickey, D. S., "Dimensional Analysis, Similarity and Scale-up," Process Mixing, Chemical and Biochemical Applications: Part ii, pp. 143-150, Gary B. Tatterson, volume editor, AIChE Symposium Series, Number 293, AIChE, New York, 1993.

Dickey, D. S. and Hemrajani, R. R., "Recipes for Fluid Mixing," Chemical Engineering, pp. 82-89, March 1992.

Dickey, D. S., "Succeed at Stirred-Tank-Reactor Design," Chemical Engineering Progress, pp. 22-31, December, 1991.

Dickey, D. S., "Program Chooses Agitator," Chemical Engineering, p. 73-81, January 9, 1984.

Sheu, Y.-H. E., Chang, T. P. K., Tatterson, G. B., and Dickey, D. S., "A Three-Dimensional Measurement Technique for Turbulent Flows," Chemical Engineering Communications, Vol. 17, pp. 67-83, 1982.

Chang, T. P. K., Sheu, Y.-H. E., Tatterson, G. B., and Dickey, D. S., "Liquid Dispersion Mechanisms in Agitated Tanks: Part II. Straight Blade and Disc Style Turbines," Chemical Engineering Communications, Vol. 10, pp. 215-222, 1981.

Ali, A. M. Yaun, H. H. S., Dickey, D. S., and Tatterson, G. B., "Liquid Dispersion Mechanisms in Agitated Tanks: Part I. Pitched Blade Turbines," Chemical Engineering Communications, Vol. 10, pp. 205-213, 1981.

Dickey, D. S., "Turbine Agitated Gas Dispersion: Power, Flooding and Hold-up," Advances in Biotechnology, Vol. 1, Scientific and Engineering Principles, Pergamon Press, 1981, pp. 483-488.

Corpstein, R. R., Dove, R. A., and Dickey, D. S., "Stirred Tank Reactor Design," Chemical Engineering Progress, pp. 66-74, February 1979.

Gates, L. E., Hicks, R. W., and Dickey, D. S., "Application Guidelines for Turbine Agitators," Chemical Engineering, pp. 165-170, December 6, 1976.

Hicks, R. W. and Dickey, D. S., "Applications Analysis for Turbine Agitators," Chemical Engineering, pp. 127-133, November 8, 1976.

Rautzen, R. R., Corpstein, R. R., and Dickey, D. S., "How to Use Scale-up Methods for Turbine Agitators," Chemical Engineering, pp. 119-126, October 25, 1976.

Dickey, D. S., and Hicks, R. W., "Fundamentals of Agitation," Chemical Engineering, pp. 93-100, February 2, 1976.

Dickey, D. S., and Fenic, J. G., "Dimensional Analysis for Fluid Agitation Systems," Chemical Engineering, pp. 139-145, January 5, 1976.