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Author Zhang, Yanguo.

Title Theory and calculation of heat transfer in furnaces / Yanguo Zhang, Qinghai Li and Hui Zhou
Published London : Academic Press, an imprint of Elsevier, [2016]
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Contents Title page; Table of Contents; Copyright; Foreword; Preface; Symbols; Chapter 1: Theoretical Foundation and Basic Properties of Thermal Radiation; Abstract; 1.1. Thermal radiation theory-Planck's law; 1.2. Emissive power and radiation characteristics; 1.3. Basic laws of thermal radiation; 1.4. Radiativity of solid surfaces; 1.5. Thermal radiation energy; 1.6. Radiative geometric configuration factors; 1.7. Simplified treatment of radiative heat exchange in engineering calculations; Chapter 2: Emission and Absorption of Thermal Radiation; Abstract; 2.1. Emission and absorption mechanisms
2.2. Radiativity of absorbing and scattering media2.3. Scattering; 2.4. Absorption and scattering of flue gas; Chapter 3: Radiation Heat Exchange Between Isothermal Surfaces; Abstract; 3.1. Radiative heat exchange between surfaces in transparent media; 3.2. Radiative heat exchange between an isothermal medium and a surface; 3.3. Radiative heat exchange between a flue gas and a heating surface with convection; Chapter 4: Heat Transfer in Fluidized Beds; Abstract; 4.1. Fundamental concepts of fluidized beds; 4.2. Convective heat transfer in gas-solid flow
4.3. Radiative heat transfer in gas-solid flow4.4. Heat transfer calculation in a circulating fluidized bed; Chapter 5: Heat Transfer Calculation in Furnaces; Abstract; 5.1. Heat transfer in furnaces; 5.2. Heat transfer calculation in suspension-firing furnaces; 5.3. Heat transfer calculation in grate furnaces; 5.4. Heat transfer calculation in fluidized bed furnaces; 5.5. Heat transfer calculation in back-end heating surfaces; 5.6. Thermal calculation of the boiler; Chapter 6: Effects of Ash Deposition and Slagging on Heat Transfer; Abstract
6.1. Ash deposition and slagging processes and characteristics6.2. Effects of ash deposition and slagging on heat transfer in furnaces; 6.3. Effects of ash deposition and slagging on heat transfer in convective heating surfaces; Chapter 7: Measuring Heat Transfer in the Furnace; Abstract; 7.1. Flame emissivity measurement; 7.2. Radiative flux measurement; 7.3. Two other types of heat flux meter; Appendix A: Common Physical Constants of Heat Radiation; Appendix B: Common Configuration Factor Calculation Formulas
Appendix C: Example of Thermal Calculation of 113.89 kg/s (410 t/h) Ultra-High-Pressure, Coal-Fired BoilerAppendix D: Supplementary Materials; References; Subject Index
Summary Theory and Calculation of Heat Transfer in Furnaces covers the heat transfer process in furnaces, how it is related to energy exchange, the characteristics of efficiency, and the cleaning of combustion, providing readers with a comprehensive understanding of the simultaneous physical and chemical processes that occur in boiler combustion, flow, heat transfer, and mass transfer
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Boilers -- Combustion.
Furnaces -- Combustion.
Heat -- Transmission.
Form Electronic book
Author Li, Qinghai.
Zhou, Hui.
ISBN 012801041X (electronic bk.)
9780128010419 (electronic bk.)