Short Course II - Fine Dust Separation

This 1-day "Fine Dust Separation" Short Course is of interest to engineers, technicians, scientists, managers, and other personnel involved in gas-solid separation in the process and other industries.

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Programme

8.30 h Welcome Coffee

9.00 h Introduction

Particulate Matter (PMx); Dust Separation; Air Cleaning; Overview of the course.

9.15 h Evaluation of Dust Collection Equipment

Particle size characterisation, concentration measurement, overall and fractional collection efficiency.

10.00 h Centrifugal Collectors (Cyclones)

Mode of operation, basic designs, application, collection efficiency, pressure drop.

10.45 h Coffee Break

11.00 h Fibrous Filters (Deep-Bed Filters)

Mode of operation, basic designs, application, collection efficiency, pressure drop.

11.45 h Fabric Filters (Surface Filters)

Mode of operation, basic designs, application, operating characteristics, design calculations.

12.30 h Questions and answers

An open-floor question and answer session.

13.00 h Lunch

14.00 h Wet Scrubbers

Mode of operation, basic designs, design calculations, application, droplet separation.

14.45 h Electrical Precipitators

Mode of operation, basic designs, design calculations, application, operating characteristics.

15.30 h Coffee Break

15.45 h Selection of Dust Collection Equipment

Comparison of the different techniques, strength and weaknesses, fields of application, selection procedure.

16.30 h Raw Gas Conditioning

Additional techniques for enhancing dust separation equipment (Electrical and acoustic enhancement, additive dosing, precoating,...).

17.15 h Discussion

An open-floor question and answer session.


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This Course is informative, regardless of whether you design, purchase, research, or use dust separation equipment for product recovery, emission control, air cleaning or process gas cleaning. This course is a comprehensive review of the processes involved in the separation of solid or liquid particles from gases, which will emphasise practical aspects and present appropriate theoretical information as necessary.

Course Presenter

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Eberhard Schmidt is Full Professor for Safety Engineering/Environmental Protection at Wuppertal University. His academic degrees he earned 1991 and 1998 at Karlsruhe University. From 1993 to 1994 he was affiliated with the Joint Research Centre in Ispra/Italy. In the years 1998 and 1999 he was with Degussa company in the department of process engineering / particle technology. He is Co-Chairman of the FILTECH Conference and was Scientific Secretary of 10th World Filtration Congress. He has published more than 100 technical papers, books, patents, etc. and consulted and lectured throughout the world.


Topics

Evaluation and Selection of Dust Collection Equipment

Wet Scrubbers

Centrifugal Collectors/Cyclones

Electrical Precipitators

Fibrous Filters / Deep Bed Filters

Raw Gas Characterisation and Conditioning

Fabric Filters / Surface Filters

Short Course II

Fine Dust Separation

23 February 2015

KoelnMesse – Cologne – Germany


Registration until 14 Nov. 2014: 470 €

Registration from 15 Nov. 2014: 560 €


Your Short-Course registration includes:

Extensive Course Notes

Lunch, snacks and drinks during breaks

Exhibition Ticket - 24-26 February 2015

Exhibition Catalogue

Get-Together Reception - 24 February 2015

Cologne Public Transport Ticket