Studies, Modification and Application of Electrostatic Precipitators - A Review

Authors(2) :-Sunil J. Kulkarni, Pallavi M. Kherde

Air polllution is a serious problem caused by the growing industrilization. It becomes major problem if exhaust gases contain excess amounts of sulphur dioxide, nitrogen oxides and particulate matter. Removal of particulate matter can be carried out by various methods such as fabric filters, cyclone seperatiors, electrostatic precipitators (ESP). Particulate matter is a major concern in boiler units and power generation sector. It is important to use effective and economical treatment method for the particulate matter removal. Many investigators have carried out studies on modification, design and operation of ESPs. The present review summerizes research and studies carried out on ESPs. This review gives insight into application, advancements and modification of ESPs for better and efficient treatment of waste gases.

Authors and Affiliations

Sunil J. Kulkarni
Chemical Engineering Department, Datta Meghe College of Engineering, Airoli, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Pallavi M. Kherde
Chemical Engineering Department, Datta Meghe College of Engineering, Airoli, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Particulate Matter, Collection Efficiency, Voltage, Frequency.

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Published in : Volume 1 | Issue 4 | September-October 2015
Date of Publication : 2015-10-25
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 01-05
Manuscript Number : IJSRST15141
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X

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Sunil J. Kulkarni, Pallavi M. Kherde, " Studies, Modification and Application of Electrostatic Precipitators - A Review", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 1, Issue 4, pp.01-05, September-October-2015.
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