Real-time composition determination of gas mixtures

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    Abstract

    We have designed and implemented an analytical calculation model with which we can real-time determine the composition of gas mixtures. The model is based upon a multi-parameter flow measurement system, consisting of a Coriolis and thermal flow sensor, a density meter and a pressure sensor. The system enables direct measurement of flow rate and physical properties of gas mixtures, including density, viscosity and heat capacity. We demonstrated real-time composition determination of binary and ternary gas mixtures. For fuel gases, we demonstrated real-time determination of the energy content (Wobbe index) of the gas mixture from its composition and density.
    Original languageUndefined
    Title of host publicationProceedings of IEEE Sensors 2014
    PublisherCurran Associates Inc.
    Pages1640-1643
    Number of pages4
    Volume3
    ISBN (Print)978-1-4799-0162-3, 978-1-4799-0160-9 (set)
    Publication statusPublished - 2 Nov 2014
    Event2014 IEEE Sensors - Valencia Conference Centre, Valencia, Spain
    Duration: 2 Nov 20145 Nov 2014
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    Conference2014 IEEE Sensors
    CountrySpain
    CityValencia
    Period2/11/145/11/14
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