Advanced Thermochemical Process Model of Rotary Kilns: Kilnsimu

Karri Penttilä, Petteri Kangas, Pertti Koukkari, T. Toropainen

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Abstract

Rotary kilns are concurrently used in several industries. The rotary kiln provides an efficient means for both heat and mass transfer in the processing of slurries and other condensed mixtures. Pigment and cement manufacturing industries among others are using rotary kilns for the thermal treatments of various materials. In the chemical recovery of Kraft pulping rotary kilns are applied for lime recycling. Process simulation software KilnSimu was used to simulate two different cases for lime kiln. KilnSimu is versatile simulation software that can handle many different kind of rotary kiln applications with chemical systems consisting of hundreds of phases and species.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2017
MoE publication typeNot Eligible
EventInternational Chemical Recovery Conference, ICRC 2017 - Halifax, Canada
Duration: 24 May 201726 May 2017
http://www.icrc2017.com/index.html (Web page)

Conference

ConferenceInternational Chemical Recovery Conference, ICRC 2017
Abbreviated titleICRC 2017
CountryCanada
CityHalifax
Period24/05/1726/05/17
OtherPulp mills and biorefineries, a world of growth in chemical recovery cycle.
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    Penttilä, K., Kangas, P., Koukkari, P., & Toropainen, T. (2017). Advanced Thermochemical Process Model of Rotary Kilns: Kilnsimu. Paper presented at International Chemical Recovery Conference, ICRC 2017, Halifax, Canada.