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A Model of the kraft recovery furnace

by Jones, Andrew K.

Abstract (Summary)
This thesis describes a fundamental, three-dimensional model of the kraft recovery furnace that was developed based on a finite volume solution of the governing equations for mass, momentum, energy, and species concentration for the gas phase. Bed burning and in-flight burning of liquor drops are included and affect the gas phase through source and sink terms. The model is constructed around a commercially available computational fluid dynamics code (FLUENT), with appropriate modifications to incorporate the critical features of kraft recovery furnaces.
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School:Georgia Institute of Technology

School Location:USA - Georgia

Source Type:Master's Thesis

Keywords:institute of paper science and technology

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Date of Publication:01/01/1989

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