Simulation of the Thermal State of an Underground Gasification Well

  • R. Gorez
  • D. Paillet
Conference paper
Part of the Informatik-Fachberichte book series (INFORMATIK, volume 71)

Summary

Two mathematical models for the study of the thermal state-in the exhaust well of an underground gasification plant are set up: a distributed parameter model and a reduced-order model of fifth order. Computer requirements and simulation results are presented for both models and compared. It is shown that the reduced-order model retains the major nonlinear and dynamic aspects of the complete model, and will be quite satisfactory for investigations on the control of the plant.

Keywords

Combustion Enthalpy Gasification 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Gorez
    • 1
  • D. Paillet
    • 1
  1. 1.Louvain-la-NeuveBelgium

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