Electro-optical granulometer for measurements of flowing particles
Authors: Francini F., Iorio-Fili D., Longobardi G.
Autors Affiliation: Istituto Nazionale di Ottica, Largo E. Fermi 6, 50125 Firenze, Italy
Abstract: An electro-optical technique is described for the measurement of the size distribution of particles from 2.5 μm upwards, in a flow. The apparatus utilizes a white light source, a photodiode array and particle-sizing electronics. The data acquisition system is a multichannel analyser or a microcomputer. This device is an extension to the flow case of a previous device designed for static size analysis, and a critical comparison with size acquisition systems commercially available is given. Shape of particles and outline of waveform during particle detection are discussed.
Journal/Review: OPTICS AND LASER TECHNOLOGY
Volume: 14 (2) Pages from: 81 to: 85
KeyWords: Flow measurement; Particle size measurement; Photodiodes; Particle size analysisDOI: 10.1016/0030-3992(82)90006-8Citations: 1data from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) are update at: 2023-09-17References taken from IsiWeb of Knowledge: (subscribers only)Connecting to view paper tab on IsiWeb: Click hereConnecting to view citations from IsiWeb: Click here