The purpose of the present work is to establish the design method of methanol steam-reformer for application to chemical recuperation in a gas turbine system. The reaction rate of the methanol steam-reforming was measured with a small amount of catalyst using the gaseous mixture of methanol, water, hydrogen and carbon dioxide as a simulated product gas. The reaction rate equation could be expressed by power law of methanol mole fraction and total pressure. The reaction and heat transfer in the catalyst-packed bed was analyzed numerically using the reaction rate equation. The analytical results of temperature distribution and conversion were compared with the experimental results using a reforming tube. These results agreed well except for the region of high methanol conversion.
|Published - 1999 12月 1
|The 1999 International Joint Power Generation Conference and ICOPE'99 - Burlingame, CA, USA
継続期間: 1999 7月 25 → 1999 7月 28
|The 1999 International Joint Power Generation Conference and ICOPE'99
|Burlingame, CA, USA
|99/7/25 → 99/7/28
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