Short Course II – Fine Dust Separation
8.30 h Welcome Coffee
9.00 h Particulate Matter (PMx); Dust Separation; Air Cleaning; Overview of the course.
Evaluation of Dust Collection Equipment
9.15 h Particle size characterisation, concentration measurement, overall and fractional collection efficiency.
Centrifugal Collectors (Cyclones)
10.00 h Mode of operation, basic designs, application, collection efficiency, pressure drop.
10.45 h Coffee Break
Fibrous Filters (Deep-Bed Filters)
11.00 h Mode of operation, basic designs, application, collection efficiency, pressure drop.
Fabric Filters (Surface Filters)
11.45 h Mode of operation, basic designs, application, operating characteristics, design calculations.
Questions and answers
12.30 h An open-floor question and answer session.
13.00 h Lunch
14.00 h Mode of operation, basic designs, design calculations, application, droplet separation.
14.45 h Mode of operation, basic designs, design calculations, application, operating characteristics.
15.30 h Coffee Break
Selection of Dust Collection Equipment
15.45 h Comparison of the different techniques, strength and weaknesses, fields of application, selection procedure.
Raw Gas Conditioning
16.30 h Additional techniques for enhancing dust separation equipment (Electrical and acoustic enhancement, additive dosing, precoating,…).
17.15 h An open-floor question and answer session.
Short Course II
12 March 2018
KölnMesse – Cologne – Germany
Registration until 10 Dec. 2017: 470 €
Registration from 11 Dec. 2017: 560 €
Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Eberhard Schmidt is Full Professor for Safety Engineering/Environmental Protection at Wuppertal University. His academic degrees he earned 1991 and 1998 at Karlsruhe University. From 1993 to 1994 he was affiliated with the Joint Research Centre in Ispra/Italy. In the years 1998 and 1999 he was with Degussa company in the department of process engineering / particle technology. He is Co-Chairman of the FILTECH Conference and was Scientific Secretary of 10th World Filtration Congress. He has published more than 100 technical papers, books, patents, etc. and consulted and lectured throughout the world.
This 1-day Course will emphasise practical aspects and present theoretical information as necessary.