Chapter 1. Bulk Powder Properties: Instrumentation and Techniques

  1. Don McGlinchey Reader2,3
  1. Nayland Stanley-Wood

Published Online: 3 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444305449.ch1

Bulk Solids Handling: Equipment Selection and Operation

Bulk Solids Handling: Equipment Selection and Operation

How to Cite

Stanley-Wood, N. (2008) Bulk Powder Properties: Instrumentation and Techniques, in Bulk Solids Handling: Equipment Selection and Operation (ed D. McGlinchey), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444305449.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Centre for Industrial Bulk Solids Handling, Glasgow Caledonian University, UK

  2. 3

    School of Engineering and Design, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow, G4 0BA, UK

Author Information

  1. Selwood, Brock Road, St Peter Port, Guernsey, GY1 1RB, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 17 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405158251

Online ISBN: 9781444305449

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Keywords:

  • bulk powder properties - instrumentation and techniques;
  • powder flow rate;
  • particle and powder densities;
  • bulk density determination and protocol;
  • powder bulk densities and flow properties;
  • powder angles;
  • bulk powder flow properties from internal angles and shear;
  • Jenike and Johanson Quality Control Tester (JJQC);
  • bulk power correlations

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Particle and powder densities

  • Determination and protocol for bulk density

  • Flow properties from powder bulk densities

  • Powder angles

  • Bulk powder flow properties from internal angles and shear

  • Instrumentation for the measurement of tensile strength and cohesion

  • Bulk power correlations

  • References