Developments in Fluidized Bed Technology
6 Pages Posted: 12 Feb 2018
Date Written: December 21, 2017
Fluidization of granular material is the process of converting static solid like state to dynamic fluid like state. A fluidized bed technology generally uses nanoparticles for better heat transfer rate. Fluidized beds have variety of applications in manufacturing and process industries. Because of effectiveness of fluidized bed, their applications are increases day by day. In recent years, researchers suggested many techniques to improve the fluidization of the variety of nanoparticles.
This article review developments and advancements done in fluidized bed technology. Extensive review is done on the basis of performance characteristics of fluidized bed, nanoparticle properties for fluidization, agglomerates issue, heat transfer characteristics and external assisted mediums to enhance output from fluidized bed.
Keywords: Acoustic Fluidization, Agglomerates Fluidization, Binary Mixture of Nanoparticles, Fluidized Bed, Geldart Classification
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