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Dust Separation

  1. Eberhard Schmidt

Published Online: 15 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.b02_13.pub2

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

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Schmidt, E. 2008. Dust Separation. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

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  1. Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Wuppertal, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2008

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Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Introduction
2.Evaluation of Dust Collection Equipment
3.Centrifugal Collectors (Cyclones)
3.1.General
3.2.Mode of Operation and Basic Designs
3.3.Design Calculations
3.3.1.Collection Efficiency
3.3.2.Pressure Drop
3.4.Operating Characteristics
4.Scrubbers
4.1.General
4.2.Mode of Operation and Basic Designs
4.3.Design Calculations
4.3.1.Collection Efficiency
4.3.2.Pressure Drop
4.4.Droplet Separators
5.Filters
5.1.General
5.2.Fibrous Filters (Deep-Bed Filters)
5.2.1.Mode of Operation and Basic Designs
5.2.2.Design Calculations
5.2.2.1.Collection Efficiency
5.2.2.2.Pressure Drop
5.3.Fabric Filters (Surface Filters)
5.3.1.Mode of Operation
5.3.2.Basic Designs
5.3.3.Operating Characteristics
5.3.4.Design Calculations
5.4.Granular-Bed Filters
5.4.1.General
5.4.2.Mode of Operation
5.4.3.Basic Designs
5.4.4.Design Calculations
5.4.4.1.Collection Efficiency
5.4.4.2.Pressure Drop
6.Electrical Precipitators
6.1.General
6.2.Mode of Operation
6.2.1.Principles
6.2.2.Charging of Particles
6.2.3.Effect of Dust Resistivity
6.3.Basic Designs
6.4.Design Calculations