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Fig. 1: MR measurements of the top of a deep fluidised bed. (a) Single slug eruption event, (b) multiple slug eruption events, (c) schematic of the eruption of a slug in a deep fluidised, (d) magnification of the red circled area in Fig. 1(a).

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Fig. 2. Novel slugging bed in operation

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Fig. 3: Ultra-fast MRmeasurements, showing the rise of bubbles in a shallow fluidise bed.

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Fig. 2: Rise velocity of bubbles and slugs (MR measurements)

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Fig. 8: Velocity and Vorticity distribution around a rising bubble in a 2D fluidized bed.

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Fig. 1. Mechanically mixed particle with 82.5 % CuO

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Fig. 6: Velocity distribution around a jet in a packed bed.

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Fig. 5: Gas jets in fluidised beds

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Fig.1: Dimensions of the simulated and measured system

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Fig. 2: Comparison between MR measurements and DEM simulation. Full black dots are MR measurements. Open symbols are DEM simulations using different drag laws.

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Combustion Group 2012

 
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Fig. 1: SEM picture of calcined limestone

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Fig. 1: Algae reactor on the roof of the Engineering Department

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Fig. 7: Ultra-fast MR imaging of the bubble detachment at an orfice in a bed of particles.

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