This paper discusses how impurities can effect chemical reactions in fluidized beds, and in doing so highlights Barracuda Virtual Reactor’s ability to accurately model multiphase chemistry.
CPFD Simulations on a Chlorination Fluidized Bed Reactor for Aluminum Production: an Optimization Study
This study outlines how Barracuda Virtual Reactor can be utilized to optimize models of fluidized bed reactors by manipulating simulation parameters and simulation geometry.
This paper shows how Barracuda Virtual Reactor can be used to validate mathematical analysis and verify expected relationships between parameters and results.
Study of the Thermal Performance of an Industrial Alumina Chlorination Reactor Based on CPFD Simulation
In this paper, researchers use Barracuda Virtual Reactor to extend existing isothermal research work and now model the thermal profile of an industrial fluidized bed reactor
CPFD Modeling to Study the Hydrodynamics of an Industrial Fluidized Bed Reactor for Alumina Chlorination
In this paper, researchers use Barracuda Virtual Reactor to help determine preliminary parameters and dimensions for an industrial scale fluidized bed reactor
Design of a Medium-Scale Circulating Fluidized Bed Reactor for Chlorination of Processed Aluminum Oxide
This paper demonstrates how Barracuda Virtual Reactor can be used to research yet unexplored applications of fluidization technology, such as industrial scale chlorination of aluminum oxide via a fluidized bed reactor,
Numerical simulation of a 3-D gas-solid fluidized bed: Comparison of TFM and CPFD numerical approaches and experimental validation
This paper by researchers at Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha and Universidad Carlos III de Madrid demonstrates Barracuda Virtual Reactor’s ability to accurately model bubbling behavior in fluidized beds by comparing simulations to experimental data
Inﬂuence of immersed surface shape on the heat transfer process and ﬂow pattern in a ﬂuidized bed using numerical simulation
This paper illustrates the advantages of using Barracuda Virtual Reactor, which is based on an MP-PIC method, over two-fluid models in simulating heat transfer mechanics
Authors: Boyu Deng a, Man Zhang a, Yi Zhang a, Junfu Lyu a, Hairui Yang a and Mingming Gao b a Key Laboratory for Thermal Science and Power Engineering of Ministry of Education, Department of Energy and Power…
Authors: Mohammad Abdur Rakib a, Tommy Firmansyah a, Syed Basheer a, Mohamed Al Musharfy a, and Sam Clark b a ADNOC Refining Research Centre, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) Refining, PO Box 3593, Abu Dhabi, UAE…