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The mixing of powders in the horizontal rotating drum mixers

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posted on 11.07.2018, 08:56 by Cheung-Mau (Paul) Yeung
The literature published on powder mixing is reviewed and the conclusion drawn that the operation is misunderstood and the situation confused because insufficient attention has been paid to the properties of particles being mixed. As an aid to simplification, powders are classified as free-flowing powders where the particle motion is individual, and non-free-flowing powders where the mixing is more concerned with the shuffling and subsequent breaking down of large agglomerates. This thesis considers the mixing of free-flowing powders only. [Continues.]

Funding

Loughborough University of Technology (research scholarship).

History

School

  • Aeronautical, Automotive, Chemical and Materials Engineering

Department

  • Chemical Engineering

Publisher

© Paul Cheung Mau Yeung

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This work is made available according to the conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) licence. Full details of this licence are available at: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/

Publication date

1968

Notes

A Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy at Loughborough University.

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en

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