Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

, Volume 54, Issue 9–10, pp 628–635 | Cite as

Numerical Simulation of Coalescence of Two-Phase Media in Packed-Bed Static Mixers

  • A. G. MukhametzyanovaEmail author
  • K. A. Alekseev

The paper describes the process of coupled numerical simulation of two-phase flow using the Dense Discrete Phase Model (DDPM), the Eulerian Wall Film model, and the k –ω turbulence model in static mixers filled with coalescing “Inzhekhim” packing elements. Device efficiency is mainly determined by the packed bed column height and the Reynolds number.


coalescence fluid dynamics static mixer numerical simulation ANSYS Fluent 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Kazan National Research Technological UniversityKazanRussia

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