Tracer Studies of the Hydraulics of Tapered Flocculation.
Presented at: Pretreatment for Separation.
1 - 2 July 1997
|Type:||Conference item (UNSPECIFIED)|
|Title:||Tracer Studies of the Hydraulics of Tapered Flocculation|
|Event:||Pretreatment for Separation|
|Dates:||01 July 1997 - 02 July 1997|
|Additional information:||A pilot plant with a flow capacity of 600m3/h was constructed as a tapered (diminishing velocity gradients) flocculation system. The flow through patterns of a series of 4 tanks and a transfer channel were evaluated hydraulically using an alkali (NaOH) tracer using PH probes. By adjusting the inlet and outlet weirs and slots, stirrers and baffles, a best design was derived allowing for compromises among the units|
|Keywords:||Design, flocculation, flow, flow pattern, gradient, hydraulics, pH, plant, Science, separation, tank design, taper flocculation, Technology, tracers, water, water treatment|
|UCL classification:||UCL > School of BEAMS > Faculty of Engineering Science
UCL > School of BEAMS > Faculty of Engineering Science > Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering
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