CFD Online Logo CFD Online URL
Home > Forums > Software User Forums > ANSYS > CFX

sulphur combustion modelling

Register Blogs Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old   January 19, 2011, 11:03
Default sulphur combustion modelling
New Member
Join Date: Apr 2010
Posts: 16
Rep Power: 16
brunorgs is on a distinguished road
in my work we had received a proposal for optimizing a sulphur furnace, so that it will produce the smallest amount of SO3 possible. The problem is that the furnace inlet is composed of a spray of liquified sulphur, and we need to model the sulphur/air reaction, since there is nothing like that in the default CFX database. Does anyone know if it is possible to simulate this problem in CFX, and if so, what kind of sulphur properties is necessary?
brunorgs is offline   Reply With Quote

Old   January 19, 2011, 18:38
Super Moderator
Glenn Horrocks
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Sydney, Australia
Posts: 17,746
Rep Power: 143
ghorrocks is just really niceghorrocks is just really niceghorrocks is just really niceghorrocks is just really nice
CFX can model chemistry. This model sounds possible. It will involve a lot of sub-models for things such as:

Spray - particle tracking including breakup/coalescence, chemistry
Atmosphere - chemistry

As long as you have a good knowledge of all the above a model should be possible.
ghorrocks is offline   Reply With Quote


combustion modelling, sulphur

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Combustion modelling in OpenFOAM - Difficulties AleDR OpenFOAM Running, Solving & CFD 23 January 30, 2021 23:40
Modelling Combustion in Porous Zone tanjinjack FLUENT 2 September 26, 2016 04:10
Please help with liquid fuel combustion modelling tom FLUENT 4 October 17, 2014 21:08
Combustion modelling with energy source Marc_L FLUENT 0 July 13, 2010 07:58
Combustion Modelling Ridwan FLUENT 1 June 27, 2005 09:43

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 17:17.