5. Zeolites for Reducing Drying Energy Usage

  1. Prof. Evangelos Tsotsas3 and
  2. Prof. Arun S. Mujumdar4,5
  1. Dr. Antonius J. B. van Boxtel1,
  2. Dr. Moniek A. Boon2,
  3. Ir. Henk C. van Deventer2 and
  4. Dr. Paul J. Th. Bussmann2

Published Online: 26 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527631681.ch5

Modern Drying Technology: Energy Savings, Volume 4

Modern Drying Technology: Energy Savings, Volume 4

How to Cite

van Boxtel, A. J. B., Boon, M. A., van Deventer, H. C. and Bussmann, P. J. Th. (2011) Zeolites for Reducing Drying Energy Usage, in Modern Drying Technology: Energy Savings, Volume 4 (eds E. Tsotsas and A. S. Mujumdar), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527631681.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg, Thermal Process Engineering, Universitätsplatz 2, PSF 4120, 39106 Magdeburg, Germany

  2. 4

    National University of Singapore, Mechanical Engineering, Block EA 07-0, 9 Engineering Drive 1, Singapore 117576, Singapore

  3. 5

    National University of Singapore, Mechanical Engineering Department, Blk EA, #06-15, 9 Engineering Drive 1, Singapore 117576, Singapore

Author Information

  1. 1

    Wageningen UR, Department of Agrotechnology and Food Sciences, Systems and Control Group, Postbus 17, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands

  2. 2

    TNO, Postbus 360, 3700 AJ Zeist, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 16 NOV 2011

Book Series:

  1. Modern Drying Technology

Book Series Editors:

  1. E. Tsotsas and
  2. A. Mujumdar

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527315598

Online ISBN: 9783527631681

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Keywords:

  • zeolites;
  • zeolite sorption properties;
  • adsorption drying;
  • air dehumidification;
  • zeolite regeneration;
  • energy efficiency;
  • energy recovery

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Zeolite as an Adsorption Material

  • Using Zeolites in Drying Systems

  • Energy Efficiency and Heat Recovery

  • Realization of Adsorption Dryer Systems

  • Cases

  • Economic Considerations

  • Perspectives

  • References