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[1] Xu Chengwei, Yu Yan, Xie Wenxia, et al. Experimental investigation of oil particles filtrationon carbon nanotubes composite filter [J]. Journal of Southeast University (English Edition), 2019, 35 (3): 351-358. [doi:10.3969/j.issn.1003-7985.2019.03.011]

Experimental investigation of oil particles filtrationon carbon nanotubes composite filter()

Journal of Southeast University (English Edition)[ISSN:1003-7985/CN:32-1325/N]

2019 3
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Experimental investigation of oil particles filtrationon carbon nanotubes composite filter
Xu Chengwei1 2 Yu Yan3 Xie Wenxia1 Zhang Jun1 Yang Jiangang1
1Key Laboratory of Energy Thermal Conversion and Control of Ministry of Education, Southeast University, Nanjing 210096, China
2School of Electrical, Energy and Power Engineering, Yangzhou University, Yangzhou 225127, China
3College of Engineering, Hebei Normal University, Shijiazhuang 050024, China
carbon nanotubes composite filter oil particle filtration efficiency pressure drop
Due to the lipophilicity of carbon nanotubes(CNTs), the carbon nanotubes composite filter for removing oil particles in cooking fumes is synthesized. The composite filter was fabricated by the chemical vapor deposition(CVD)method. The filtration characteristics of the resultant filter and the influence of the parameters were investigated. The results show that the filtration efficiency of the CNT filter during the saturation period is 99.92%, which satisfies the high efficiency particulate air(HEPA)standard. Pressure drop increases linearly before saturation and the pressure drop at the saturation stage is only two times that of the initial stage, which is far less than that of conventional glass fiber filters. The efficiency increases by enhancing filtration velocity. Pressure drops in the composite filter at the equilibrium stage are equal under different aerosol concentrations. The increase in concentration can improve the efficiency of composite filters. Therefore, the CNT filter is suitable for decreasing oil particle pollution due to its lower increase ratio of pressure drop and higher efficiency.


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Biographies: Xu Chengwei(1987—), male, doctor, lecturer; Zhang Jun(corresponding author), male, doctor, professor, junzhang@seu.edu.cn.
Foundation item: The National Natural Science Foundation of China(No.51576043).
Citation: Xu Chengwei, Yu Yan, Xie Wenxia, et al.Experimental investigation of oil particles filtration on carbon nanotubes composite filter[J].Journal of Southeast University(English Edition), 2019, 35(3):351-358.DOI:10.3969/j.issn.1003-7985.2019.03.011.
Last Update: 2019-09-20