Chapter 11. Investigation of the Two-Phase Flow in Trickle-Bed Reactors Using Capacitance Tomography

  1. Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
  1. Nicolas Reinecke and
  2. Dieter Mewes

Published Online: 31 MAY 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527610785.ch11

Transient Phenomena in Multiphase and Multicomponent Systems: Research Report

Transient Phenomena in Multiphase and Multicomponent Systems: Research Report

How to Cite

Reinecke, N. and Mewes, D. (2007) Investigation of the Two-Phase Flow in Trickle-Bed Reactors Using Capacitance Tomography, in Transient Phenomena in Multiphase and Multicomponent Systems: Research Report (ed Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527610785.ch11

Author Information

  1. Universität Hannover, Institut für Verfahrenstechnik, Callinstr. 36, D-30167 Hannover, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 MAY 2007
  2. Published Print: 13 JUN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527271498

Online ISBN: 9783527610785

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Keywords:

  • transient phenomena;
  • multiphase systems;
  • multicomponent systems;
  • measurement techniques;
  • two-phase flow;
  • trickle-bed reactors;
  • Capacitance Tomography;
  • measurement principle;
  • experimental apparatus

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction

  • Measurement Principle

  • Capacitance Tomography System

    • Sensor

    • Sensor electronics and capacitance measurement

    • Reconstruction

    • Additional data-processing

      • Time-correction

      • Velocity calculation

  • Experimental Apparatus

  • Experimental Results

    • Tomographic images

    • Integral void fraction

    • Velocities

  • Conclusions

  • References