Refrigeration Engineering and Technology | VOL. 55
Read

EN Numerical modeling of a hydrocyclone in the system of technical water supply under the conditions of the UAE

Publication Date Sep 5, 2019

Abstract

The article is devoted to solving a practical problem: the choice of equipment for pre-treatment of salt water that feeds the desalination plant. The preliminary stage of desalination is the purification of water from sand particles, which can significantly reduce productivity and even damage the desalination plant, which is situated at the next stage. For pre-treatment, settling tanks, hydrocyclones, sand filters, etc. are used. The main dimensions of hydrocyclones of standard designs are calculated based on well-known recommendations. Modern computer simulation systems allow you to create three-dimensional models of the apparatus being studied, and then calculate the velocity and pressure fields in them. It was necessary to estimate the amount of sand contained in the feed water. To solve this problem, an experimental hydrocyclone was developed and manufactured. The hydrocyclone was numerically simulated and the sand capture coefficient was estimated under various operating conditions. It has been established that an experimental hydrocyclone reliably captures grains of sand 50 microns in size and above. The average daily mass of trapped sand was experimentally determined. Numerical modeling made it possible with reasonable accuracy to estimate the sand capture coefficient by an experimental hydrocyclone. During the tests, the mass of sand entering the pipeline per day was determined. The hydrocyclone reliably captures sand particles of 50 microns or more. At the same time, a significant part of particles less than 50 micr...

Concepts

Sand Filter Microns In Size Filter For Water Treatment Purification Of Water Sand Particles Desalination Plant Feed Water Economic Calculation Pressure Fields Industrial Use

Round-ups are the summaries of handpicked papers around trending topics published every week. These would enable you to scan through a collection of papers and decide if the paper is relevant to you before actually investing time into reading it.

Coronavirus Research Articles published between Sep 26, 2022 to Oct 02, 2022

R DiscoveryOct 03, 2022
R DiscoveryArticles Included:  5

Introduction: Test solutions (Biotrue, renu Advanced [Bausch and Lomb], ACUVUE RevitaLens [Johnson and Johnson Vision], cleadew [Ophtecs corp.] or AOS...

Read More

Good health Research Articles published between Sep 26, 2022 to Oct 02, 2022

R DiscoveryOct 03, 2022
R DiscoveryArticles Included:  2

Patient and public involvement in health care is considered indispensable in the way we conduct daily pediatric neurology practice, and in the develop...

Read More

Quality Of Education Research Articles published between Sep 26, 2022 to Oct 02, 2022

R DiscoveryOct 03, 2022
R DiscoveryArticles Included:  5

Ingenta is not the publisher of the publication content on this website. The responsibility for the publication content rests with the publishers prov...

Read More

Gender Equality Research Articles published between Sep 26, 2022 to Oct 02, 2022

R DiscoveryOct 03, 2022
R DiscoveryArticles Included:  3

Introduction: As of early March 2022, the COVID-19 pandemic has killed more 5.9 million people worldwide, and infected more than 437 million.

Read More

Coronavirus Pandemic

You can also read COVID related content on R COVID-19

R ProductsCOVID-19

ONE PROBLEM . ONE PURPOSE . ONE PLACE

Creating the world’s largest AI-driven & human-curated collection of research, news, expert recommendations and educational resources on COVID-19

COVID-19 Dashboard

Disclaimer: All third-party content on this website/platform is and will remain the property of their respective owners and is provided on “as is” basis without any warranties, express or implied. Use of third-party content does not indicate any affiliation, sponsorship with or endorsement by them. Any references to third-party content is to identify the corresponding services and shall be considered fair use under The Copyright Law.