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dc.contributor.authorNoor, N.A.W.M.en_US
dc.contributor.authorHassan, H.en_US
dc.contributor.authorHashim, M.F.en_US
dc.contributor.authorHasini, H.en_US
dc.contributor.authorMunisamy, K.M.en_US
dc.description.abstractThis paper presents an investigation on the effects of primary airflow to coal fineness in coal-fired boilers. In coal fired power plant, coal is pulverized in a pulverizer, and it is then transferred to boiler for combustion. Coal need to be ground to its desired size to obtain maximum combustion efficiency. Coarse coal particle size may lead to many performance problems such as formation of clinker. In this study, the effects of primary airflow to coal particles size and coal flow distribution were investigated by using isokinetic coal sampling and computational fluid dynamic (CFD) modelling. Four different primary airflows were tested and the effects to resulting coal fineness were recorded. Results show that the optimum coal fineness distribution is obtained at design primary airflow. Any reduction or increase of air flow rate results in undesirable coal fineness distribution. © Published under licence by IOP Publishing Ltd.-
dc.titlePreliminary investigation on the effects of primary airflow to coal particle distribution in coal-fired boilersen_US
dc.typeConference Paperen_US
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