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Local Velocity Measurements and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Simulations of Swirling Flow in a Cylindrical Cyclone Separator

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Ferhat M. Erdal, Siamack A. Shirazi

Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74104

J. Energy Resour. Technol 126(4), 326-333 (Dec 21, 2004) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1805539 History: Received March 05, 2001; Revised April 13, 2004; Online December 21, 2004
Copyright © 2004 by ASME
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Schematic of gas-liquid cylindrical cyclone separator configuration
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Schematic of experimental facility
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GLCC© test section and LDV measurement plane
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Axial velocity profile at 318 mm below the inlet (16.4 m3/h)
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Tangential velocity profile at 318 mm below the inlet (16.4 m3/h)
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Turbulent kinetic energy profile at 318 mm below the inlet (16.4 m3/h)
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Measured axial velocity profiles (16.4 m3/h)
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Color contours of axial and tangential velocities and turbulent kinetic energy (16.4 m3/h)
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Construction of horizontal plane color contour plot of axial and absolute tangential velocities (16.4 m3/h)
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Horizontal plane color contour plot of axial and absolute tangential velocities at 318–467 mm below the inlet (16.4 m3/h)
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Horizontal plane color contour plots of axial velocity (16.4 m3/h)
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Measured axial color contour plot comparison with CFD simulations (16.4 m3/h)
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Measured tangential color contour plot comparison with CFD simulations (16.4 m3/h)
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Measured axial color contour plot comparison with CFD simulations (16.4 m3/h) in a horizontal plane at 343 mm below The inlet.

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