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dc.contributor.authorAgranovski, Igoren_US
dc.contributor.authorMoustafa, Sezar-Janen_US
dc.contributor.authorBraddock, Rogeren_US
dc.date.accessioned2017-05-03T13:07:34Z
dc.date.available2017-05-03T13:07:34Z
dc.date.issued2004en_US
dc.date.modified2009-08-04T06:16:33Z
dc.identifier.issn09307516en_US
dc.identifier.doi10.1002/ceat.200402000en_AU
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10072/5219
dc.description.abstractActivated carbons are commonly used for removal of organic vapors from exhaust air streams. Two configurations, including fixed and fluidized carbon beds are usually employed in industry to meet various requirements of the industrial process which is being used. This paper investigates the performance of such configurations and provides a comparative analysis. It was found that for thin carbon layers, the fixed bed performs more efficiently with the difference exceeding 15 % for the layers with the thickness less than 15 mm. This difference is decreasing with increase of the layer thickness and becomes less than 5 % for the beds thicker than 100 mm. Considering various advantages of the fluidized beds over fixed beds, including lower resistance to the gas flow, excellent gas distribution and minimal possibility of clogging in case of existence of alien particles in the gas, they are recommended for use with the minimal thickness of the layer to be larger than 100 mm.en_US
dc.description.peerreviewedYesen_US
dc.description.publicationstatusYesen_AU
dc.languageEnglishen_US
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.publisherWILEY-V C H VERLAG GMBHen_US
dc.publisher.placeWEINHEIM, GERMANYen_US
dc.publisher.urihttp://www3.interscience.wiley.com/journal/10008333/homeen_AU
dc.relation.ispartofpagefrom784en_US
dc.relation.ispartofpageto789en_US
dc.relation.ispartofissue7en_US
dc.relation.ispartofjournalCHEMICAL ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGYen_US
dc.relation.ispartofvolume27en_US
dc.subject.fieldofresearchHISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGYen_US
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode210000en_US
dc.titleComparison of fixed and fluidized activated carbon beds for removal of organic vaporsen_US
dc.typeJournal articleen_US
dc.type.descriptionC1 - Peer Reviewed (HERDC)en_US
dc.type.codeC - Journal Articlesen_US
gro.facultyGriffith Sciences, Griffith School of Engineeringen_US
gro.rights.copyrightCopyright 2004 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. Self-archiving of the author-manuscript version is not yet supported by this publisher. Please refer to the journal link for access to the definitive, published version or contact the author for more information.en_AU
gro.date.issued2004
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