Accession Number : AD0773740

Title :   Fixed and Fluidized Beds: An Introduction.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s) : Pallay,Barry G.

Report Date : 04 DEC 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 51

Abstract : The report explains what fixed and fluidized beds are, where they are used and some of the basic concepts necessary to understand and in some cases model their operation. It is intended to explain enough about these systems so that their potential usefulness may be appreciated and harnessed, so that current state-of-the-art can be quickly reviewed and so that further interest can be satisfied by the references listed throughout the report. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Beds(Process engineering), *Fluidized bed processors, Fluidized bed processes, Mass transfer, Heat transfer, Operation

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE