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Secondary comminution of wood pellets in power plant and laboratory-scale mills

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dc.contributor.author Trubetskaya, Anna
dc.contributor.author Poyraz, Yunus
dc.contributor.author Weber, Roman
dc.contributor.author Wadenbäck, Johan
dc.date.accessioned 2018-08-07T15:44:23Z
dc.date.issued 2017
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/7034
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description The full text of this article will not be available in ULIR until the embargo expires on the 14/03/2019
dc.description.abstract This study aims to determine the influence of mill type and pellet wood composition on particle size and shape of milled wood. The size and shape characteristics of pellets comminuted using power plant roller mills were compared with those obtained by using laboratory-scale roller- and hammer mills. A 2D dynamic imaging device was used for particle characterization. It was shown that mill type has a significant impact on particle size but an almost negligible effect on the shape of milled wood. Comminution in the pilot plant using a Loesche roller mill requires less energy than using a hammer mill, but generates a larger fraction of coarse particles. The laboratory-scale roller mill provides comparable results with the power plant roller mill with respect to particle size and shape. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Elsevier en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Fuel Processing Technology;160, pp.216-227
dc.relation.uri https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuproc.2017.02.023
dc.rights This is the author’s version of a work that was accepted for publication in Fuel Processing Technology. Changes resulting from the publishing process, such as peer review, editing, corrections, structural formatting, and other quality control mechanisms may not be reflected in this document. Changes may have been made to this work since it was submitted for publication. A definitive version was subsequently published in Fuel Processing Technology, 2017, 160, pp. 216-227, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuproc.2017.02.023 en_US
dc.subject pellets en_US
dc.subject hammer mill en_US
dc.subject roller mill en_US
dc.subject particle size en_US
dc.subject shape en_US
dc.title Secondary comminution of wood pellets in power plant and laboratory-scale mills en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.identifier.doi 10.1016/j.fuproc.2017.02.023
dc.contributor.sponsor Danish Strategic Research Counci en_US
dc.relation.projectid DSF-10-093956 en_US
dc.date.embargoEndDate 2019-03-14
dc.embargo.terms 2019-03-14 en_US
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/embargoedAccess en_US


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