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Steam Explosion Techniques

Fundamentals and Industrial Applications

by B. Focher

  • 378 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English

  • Engineering thermodynamics,
  • Steam engines,
  • Steam,
  • Composite Materials,
  • Wood Technology And Products,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Material Science,
  • Industrial applications,
  • Congresses,
  • Lignocellulose,
  • Thermomechanical treatment

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages424
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9005768M
    ISBN 102881244572
    ISBN 109782881244575

    The steam pipes are sometimes prone to rupture, however. In , a gigantic steam explosion ripped through a street, killing three people and sending mud and debris several stories into the air. Alternative steam explosion techniques There are different alternatives to steam explosion treatment that have been used for pre-treatment of biomass for fermentation processes. Steam refining In conventional steam explosion processes the defibration is achieved by . Based on low pressure steam explosion technology, steam explosion integrated mechanical carding, steam explosion integrated super grinding and steam explosion integrated washing and alkali extraction are designed to realize stalk fractionation at different levels. Industry implementation of these technologies was also by: 1. Steam Explosion (SE) Steam Explosion (SE) is the most commonly used pretreatment of biomass and uses both physical and chemical methods to break the structure of the lignocellulosic material through an hydrothermal treatment. The biomass is treated with high pressure steam at high temperature for a short time, then it is rapidly depressurized andFile Size: 2MB.

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Steam Explosion Techniques by B. Focher Download PDF EPUB FB2

Steam explosion is a rapidly developing technique for the fractionation and modification of lignocellulosics and for the extraction of industrial polysaccharides.

This book is a primary integrated presentation of the fundamental and technological aspects of this process, and provides an exhaustive discussion of its prospects for the future.

The main topics concern the kinetic and engineering. Steam explosion techniques by International Workshop on Steam Explosion Techniques: Fundamentals and Industrial Applications ( Milan, Italy); 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Congresses, Industrial applications, Lignocellulose, Steam, Thermomechanical treatment.

A steam explosion is an explosion caused by violent boiling or flashing of water into steam, occurring when water is either superheated, rapidly heated by fine hot debris produced within it, or heated by the interaction of molten metals (as in a fuel–coolant interaction, or FCI, of molten nuclear-reactor fuel rods with water in a nuclear reactor core following a core-meltdown).

Steam explosion pretreatment has been examined in many studies for enhancing the enzymatic digestibility of lignocellulosic biomass and is currently the most common pretreatment method in commercial biorefineries.

The information available about the effect of the explosive decompression on the biochemical conversion is, however, very limited, and no studies prove that the latter is actually Cited by: On Jan explosion in Manhattan, New York City, sent a geyser of hot steam up from beneath a busy intersection, with a story-high shower of mud and flying debris raining down on the crowded streets of Midtown Manhattan.

It was caused by the failure of an year-old, inch ( m) underground steam pipe near Grand Central Terminal, which exploded during the evening rush on: 41st Street and Lexington Avenue, Manhattan. Get this from a library. Steam explosion techniques: fundamentals and industrial applications: proceedings of the International Workshop on Steam Explosion Techniques: Fundamentals and Industrial Applications, Milan, Italy, October [B Focher; A Marzetti; V Crescenzi;].

Ejaz Ahmad, Kamal K. Pant, in Waste Biorefinery, Lignin From Steam Explosion Process. Steam explosion is an old process used for separating lignocellulosic biomass constituents for cellulose pulping in pulp and paper industries [33].In a typical steam explosion process, lignocellulosic biomass is exposed to high pressure (in the range of 35 bar) and moderate temperature, i.e., 1.

Introduction. Extraction by the steam explosion is a relatively new and developing method that in through self-evaporation results in the displacement of a large part of the volatile molecules in the plant (Meng and Ragauskas, ).This process is based on the volatility of fugacious compounds where, the raw materials are exposed to saturated vapor for a short period of time, which varies Cited by: 4.

How I bend wood at home. Instead of going through the hassle of building a wooden box to steam bend wood, I decided to use a mm (8"), thick. The not-yet optimized steam explosion pretreatment of the present work allowed for total glucose yields of even 82 % (compare Fig.

3 c). This points out that if the beneficial effect of the explosion is exploited, steam explosion can, indeed, be an effective pretreatment method for by: Five people were killed as the result of the explosion of a Case steam traction engine in Medina, Ohio on July The engine was being moved to the Medina County Fairgrounds, in preparation for the Medina County Fair, which was scheduled to begin the following day.

Fang et al. “Steam explosion with a refiner,” BioResources 6(4), CONTINUOUS STEAM EXPLOSION OF WHEAT STRAW BY HIGH PRESSURE MECHANICAL REFINING SYSTEM TO PRODUCE SUGARS FOR BIOCONVERSION Haixia Fang,a James Deng,a,* and Xiao Zhang b This study demonstrated the use of a pressurized mechanical refining.

Techniques of Sterilization Operating Instructions Rev.0 Saturated steam is a well controlled, reliable method for processing items which can withstand the File Size: 1MB. Comparative study of steam explosion pretreatment of birch and spruce Vanja Uzelac ©Vanja Uzelac, Department of Chemical Engineering Chalmers University of Technology SE 96 Göteborg Sweden Telephone: +46 (0) The book introduces gas explosion technology (GET) and its applications in biomass refineries.

In this book an overview of GET is provided, the mechanisms are thoroughly discussed. The chapters also cover the latest processes and equipments of GET, including equipment selection, parameter determination and engineering : Springer Netherlands.

The prediction of steam explosion inducing loads in nuclear power plants must be based on results of experimental research programmes and on simulations using validated fuel-coolant interaction codes. In this work, the TROI steam explosion experiment was analysed with the.

The locomotive — basically a boiler on wheels — had been repaired, but when tested, “The pressure valves had indicated a possible problem, and the initial firing of the boiler had been.

The prediction of steam explosion inducing loads in nuclear power plants must be based on results of experimental research programmes and on simulations using validated fuel-coolant interaction codes.

In this work, the TROI steam explosion experiment was analysed with the fuel-coolant interaction MC3D computer code. The TROI experiment is one of several experiments performed in the TROI Author: Mitja Uršič, Matjaž Leskovar.

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The research on biomass conversion technology has attracted great attention of the world along with the shortage of fossil energy resources. But the effect and efficiency of the pretreatment technique now used in biomass conversion are not so perfect. Using new steam explosion technique as a pretreatment process of biomass conversion has been reported by: 5.

Steam explosion is a thermo-mechano-chemical process in which the lignocellulosic materials can be broken down by steam heating (thermo), shearing force (mechano) due to the expansion of moisture. The video shows workers activating the steam system for the North Utility Loop which provides steam and chilled water to the facilities at Valley Medical Center.

During the course of the process for starting the steam system, the audio clearly demonstrates a loud popping sound, followed by verbal concerns expressed by crews on site. In this research, a batch steam explosion unit consisting of a steam generator, a steam treatment reactor, and control devices was developed.

Steam explosion experiments were carried out on Douglas Fir at 2 temperatures (°C and °C), 2 treatment durations (5 min, 10 Cited by: While there is some confusion surrounding the cause of the explosion, the basic facts of the accident are known.

At approximately p.m. on Sunday, J Clifford Kovacic wheeled his Case steam tractor into the Medina County Fairgrounds. Abstract. The effects of the steam-explosion treatment on aqueous fractionation and bioconversion of wheat straw have been investigated. The treatments have been carried out in batch and continuous reactors with capacity of Kg/cycle and Kg/h, by: Causes for Explosions in Kiln During Firing Process: A frequently discussed problem during the firing of ceramics, both cast and clay-built techniques, is why items explode in the kiln.

There are several reasons this happens but the MAJOR reason (often overlooked) was so well addressed by Andrew Francis, that when approached he allowed his.

The National Transportation Safety Board is an independent Federal agency dedicated to promoting aviation, railroad, highway, marine, pipeline, and hazardous materials safety. Established inthe firebox explosion on steam locomotive was the failure of.

Consolidated Edison workers in March repaired a leaking steam main under 41st Street at Lexington Avenue, the site of Wednesday’s explosion in Midtown, a. Steam Workshop: Left 4 Dead 2. Repaces the Pipe Bomb explosion sound effect with Megumin from Kono Subarashii Sekai Ni Shukufuku (Or just Konosuba) Shouting "Explosion!".

Ten years ago on Tuesday, a steam pipe explosion near Grand Central Terminal propelled a foot-high geyser of scalding, brownish steam over a. Explosion Books. These small, square books “explode” into a series of square and triangular pages when you open them.

Each student constructed their own book with decorative papers, cardboard, ribbon, and construction paper. DEVELOPMENTS IN STEAM EXPLOSION PULPING Explosion pulping was invented by Mason () in the early s.

In this process, the chips are fed from a chip bin through a screw loading valve in a masonite gun.

The chips are then steam heated at a very high temperature, about °C, and at a pressure of MPa for about 2 min. This chapter introduces the mechanism, key parameters, and operation mode of steam explosion, and emphasizes the recent investigations in biorefinery as a pretreatment or fractionation process.

Fukushima Unit 3. steam-explosion theory. by Ian Goddard Tweet. The signature event of the Fukushima nuclear meltdowns was the large mushroom-cloud explosion of Unit 3 on March 14th. In contrast, the explosion of Unit 1 lacked any notable vertical projection.

Yet Tokyo Electric Power Company assumes each was a hydrogen explosion in the upper. Pilot an experimental mech and shoot giant grenades to blow up sneaky aliens. Stomp their guts, destroy their base, and save the day!8/10(29).

MILD STEAM EXPLOSION AND CHEMICAL PRE-TREATMENT OF NORWAY SPRUCE Kerstin Jedvert,a,cAnna Saltberg,a,c Mikael E. Lindström,b,c and Hans Theliander a,c,* The aim of this work is to open up the structure of wood while retaining a Steam explosion (STEX) is a technique whereby wood chips or other types of File Size: KB.

Introduction. A steam explosion is a type of a fuel-coolant interaction (FCI), which results from the rapid and intense heat transfer that may follow the interaction between the molten material and the coolant (Berthoud, ; Corradini et al., ; Sehgal et al., ; Turland and Dobson, ).Such an interaction can occur when the melt is poured into the coolant, when the coolant is Cited by: 1.

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Author Posts Aug at am # Gergely Boha Participant We had a severe steam explosion during coke cutting some time ago. Can anyone tell me if there is a way to. Mild Steam Explosion of Norway Spruce Investigations into a potential process step for a future biorefinery KERSTIN JEDVERT Forest Products and Chemical Engineering Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering Chalmers University of Technology ABSTRACT The most common wood species in Sweden, and one of the most important renewable.A diagram from the Medina Sheriff's Office final report on the Case explosion, detailing the progression of the crown sheet as it collapsed and then propelled itself in a downward fashion.

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