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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE A 2015 Vol.16 No.3 P.204-216


Research on the slagging characteristics of blended coals in a pilot-scale furnace

Author(s):  Hao Zhou, Le-tian Li, Hai-long Zhang, Bin Zhou

Affiliation(s):  Institute for Thermal Power Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China

Corresponding email(s):   zhouhao@zju.edu.cn

Key Words:  Blended coal, Ash deposit, Slagging, Charge-coupled device (CCD) camera, Mineralogy

Hao Zhou, Le-tian Li, Hai-long Zhang, Bin Zhou. Research on the slagging characteristics of blended coals in a pilot-scale furnace[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science A, 2015, 16(3): 204-216.

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This paper applies digital image techniques to observe the slagging characteristics of blended coals in a pilot-scale furnace. Collected deposit samples were analyzed by scanning electron microscopy linked with energy-dispersive X-ray analysis (SEM-EDX), X-ray diffraction (XRD), and X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) to acquire the microstructure, chemical composition, and mineralogy. The deposit thickness of three blends was analyzed between their parent coal A (Datong) and coal B (Shan), and we noted that the time to reach a stable stage decreased with the ratio of coal B. The addition of coal A into coal B could remarkably restrained the growth and thickness of ash deposits. The results of XRD analysis indicated the initial layer was predominantly comprised of the crystalline minerals quartz, anorthite, or albite except for coal B. All of the blends and coals contained quartz and Ca- to Al-silicates (Ca0.68Na0.32)(Al1.68Si0.32)Si2O8 in the slag layer where iron-bearing minerals (e.g., ilvaite) were altered into an amorphous phase. The result of SEM-EDX suggested that there was an elemental disparity between the coal ash and deposit.

This is a well-written paper containing interesting results. It online investigated the effects of coal blending on the characteristics of slagging by CCD. This can promote the understanding slagging characteristics of blended coals.


方法:1. 在中试台架上燃烧不同比例配制的大同煤和陕煤的混煤,插入结渣探针和CCD探针进行结渣实验;2. 对煤灰进行X射线荧光(XRF)分析获取氧化物含量;3. 对灰渣横截面进行扫描电子显微术-能量色散X射线分析(SEM-EDX),取不同层的粉末进行X射线衍射(XRD)分析。
结论:1. 混煤结渣厚度随着陕煤比例的增加而增加;2. 各工况下结渣达到稳态所需时间随着陕煤比例增加而增加;3. 灰渣截面都出现了明显的分层情况,主要元素在飞灰和灰渣之间有明显的选择性沉积。


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