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Equilibrium Model Of Gas Adsorption On Zeolite

Kamarudin, K. S. N. and Hamdan, H. and Mat, H. Equilibrium Model Of Gas Adsorption On Zeolite. Proceeding of Annual Fundamental Science Seminar, 2004 . pp. 1-5.

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Abstract

The adsorption of methane and carbon dioxide on NaY, ZSM-5 and beta have been investigated under similar conditions using volumetric adsorption apparatus. The nature of zeolite adsorbing surface is the determining factor in adsorption but the behaviors of molecules adsorb can be easily described in adsorption equilibrium where many equations based on different concept have been proposed. In order to elucidate the experimental data obtained, the adsorption data was fitted using the existing thermodynamic models. The simplest equations are Langmuir and Freundlich, each of which involves two parameters but Henry equation represents the adsorption at low coverage. Another equation that is widely used is Dubinin-Polanyi equation. Based on the model constants, considerable differences in the adsorption of CH4 and CO2 with these zeolites were observed.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Zeolite; adsorption; thermodynamic model.
Subjects:T Technology > TP Chemical technology
Divisions:Chemical and Natural Resources Engineering (Formerly known)
ID Code:993
Deposited By: Pn Norazana Ibrahim
Deposited On:23 Feb 2007 07:36
Last Modified:01 Jun 2010 02:50

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