Numerical Simulation of Coal Suspension Sedimentation

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The article describes the feasibility of numerical simulation of sedimentation process of coal suspension, with high concentration, using the Ansys Fluent package, with the assumption monodisperse grain composition of the disperse phase of the suspension. The analysis contains selection of computational model, determine the parameters for analysis and comparison of the results with laboratory tests. To comparison laboratory measurement and numerical simulation sedimentation test was used. In the analysis was used suspension from the coal purification process.

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