May 10, 2007


A.S. Issangya, T.M. Knowlton, S.B.R. Karri in “Fluidization XII” (F. Berruti, T. Pugsley eds.) ECI Publications, Harrison Hot Springs, Canada, p. 95.


Tests were conducted in deep fluidized beds with and without gas bypassing to develop a technique to detect jet streaming. By placing differential pressure (DP) transmitters across a middle section of the fluidized bed, it was found that jet streaming can be detected by analyzing the DP fluctuations.