Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Reticulated vitreous carbon electrodes for gas phase pulsed corona reactors

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

3 Author(s)
Kirkpatrick, M. ; Dept. of Chem. Eng., FAMU-FSU Coll. of Eng., Tallahassee, FL, USA ; Finney, W.C. ; Locke, B.R.

A new design for gas phase pulsed corona reactors incorporating reticulated vitreous carbon (RVC) electrodes is demonstrated to be effective for the removal of nitrogen oxides from various gas mixtures containing O2, N2, water vapor and ethylene. The reactor consists of either a Plexiglass or glass cylindrical tube with macro-porous RVC electrodes placed perpendicularly to the cylinder axis. Streamers propagate between the RVC disks providing a uniform exposure of the flowing gas stream to the electrical discharge. This mode of operation provides for convenient reactor scale-up while maintaining the interelectrode spacing in a moderate range, thus allowing scale-up without the need for higher voltage power supplies. It is further envisioned that the reactor can be operated with multiple sets of electrodes placed in series down the length of the reactor in order to facilitate high efficiency removal of air pollutants

Published in:

Industry Applications, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:36 ,  Issue: 2 )

Date of Publication:

Mar/Apr 2000

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.