The art of mixing with an admixture of art: Viewing creativity through P. V. Danckwerts's early work

Julio M Ottino*

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P. V. Danckwerts's work provides a springboard for an examination of issues dealing with creativity in research and acceptance of new viewpoints. When is a concept ready to be embraced and to what extent can an advance be premature? I argue that the visual arts offer thought-provoking analogies and examples are used to illustrate various points. (C) 2000 Elsevier Science Ltd. All rights reserved.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2749-2765
Number of pages17
JournalChemical Engineering Science
Issue number15
StatePublished - Aug 1 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Chemical Engineering(all)
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

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