Numerical Simulation of Flow Behavior within a Venturi Scrubber

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Toledo-Melchor, M. M. ; Gutiérrez-Torres, C. del C. ; Jiménez-Bernal, J. A. ; Barbosa-Saldaña, J. G. ; Martínez-Delgadillo, S. A. ; Mollinedo-Ponce de León, H. R. ; Yoguéz-Seoane, A. ; Alonzo-García, A. (2014)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Mathematical Problems in Engineering (issn: 1024-123X, eissn: 1563-5147)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2014/106329
  • Subject: TA1-2040 | Mathematics | Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) | QA1-939 | Article Subject

The present work details the three-dimensional numerical simulation of single-phase and two-phase flow (air-water) in a venturi scrubber with an inlet and throat diameters of 250 and 122.5 mm, respectively. The dimensions and operating parameters correspond to industria... View more
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