Special Issue "Combustion & Gasification Processes and Air Pollutants Emissions"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 27 January 2023 | Viewed by 107
Interests: combustion; gasification; CLC processes; shale oil reactors; boilers; gasifiers; thermodynamics; gas reforming; power generation; mathematical modeling; simulation
The need to improve the efficiency of power generation processes is urgent. Those efforts also include proposing new processes. Advances in the combustion of fuels (gas, liquid, and solids) as well as gasification of solid ones are important aspects of such investigations. Studies related to biomass, and residues—such as municipal solid wastes—as fuels are particularly welcome. However, improvements and mitigations around the use of fossil fuels on the effects on the environment might be of interest. Theoretical as well as experimental work on predicting or measuring the rate of greenhouse and polluting gases, liquid, or solid emissions are critical to allow evaluations and decisions that consider not just efficiencies regarding power generation but also the effects on the environment. Characterization of those emissions, such as their composition, concentration, and other physical and chemical properties, would be valuable to assess their polluting effects. Methods or equipment that might decrease such emissions to the environment would also be extremely helpful to appraise the economics of proposed power generation processes.
This issue would also include mathematical modeling, or applications of existing software in the field.
Prof. Dr. Marcio L. De Souza-Santos
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- power generation
- greenhouse gases
- experimental work
- theoretical work
- mathematical modelling
- boiler, gasifier