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Measuring Carbon Monoxide Gas—Liquid Mass Transfer in a Stirred Tank Reactor for Syngas Fermentation

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Carbon monoxide‐liquid mass transfer rates in a water‐filled stirred tank reactor are determined using a myoglobin protein method to measure dissolved carbon monoxide concentrations as a function of time. Data are acquired over a range of stirrer speeds (200 ≤ N ≤ 600 rpm) and gas flow rates (1 ≤ Q ≤ 6 L/min), corresponding to a gas retention time range of 1.2–7 min. Volumetric CO‐water mass transfer coefficients range from 0.003 to 0.043 s−1 and are well‐correlated using the power density and the superficial gas velocity.
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Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: Department of Mechanical Engineering, 2025 Black Engineering Building, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011–2161

Publication date: January 1, 2006

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