MEASUREMENT OF TWO-PHASE GAS-LIQUID FLOW USING STANDARD AND SLOTTED ORIFICE


Abstract

The differential pressure of gas measurement is very often used in industrial measurements. During the gas flow, liquid condensation often occurs. The result is that when measuring a gas flow, the gas-liquid mixture is essentially measured. Errors in the indications of measuring instruments are starting to appear due to a change in the properties of the continuous phase, which is gas. In addition, the appearance of liquid droplets leads to flow disturbances and pressure pulsations. Therefore, new methods and tools for measuring the flow of gas-liquid mixture are being sought. The work involves the use of slotted orifices for measuring gas-liquid mixtures. An analysis of the influence of the slotted orifice geometry on the measurement of the biphasic mixture stream was carried out. Standard orifice and three slotted orifices of various designs. The experiment included measuring the air flow with a small amount of water dispersed in the form of drops.


Keywords

standard orifice; slotted orifice; mixture gas-liquid

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Published : 2019-12-15


Tomaszewska-Wach, B., Rząsa, M. R., & Majer, M. (2019). MEASUREMENT OF TWO-PHASE GAS-LIQUID FLOW USING STANDARD AND SLOTTED ORIFICE. Informatyka, Automatyka, Pomiary W Gospodarce I Ochronie Środowiska, 9(4), 30-33. https://doi.org/10.35784/iapgos.47

Barbara Tomaszewska-Wach  b.tomaszewska@po.edu.pl
Opole University of Technology  Poland
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9796-1013
Mariusz R. Rząsa 
Opole University of Technology  Poland
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-3461-2131
Marcin Majer 
Opole University of Technology  Poland
http://orcid.org/0000-0003-1411-209X