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First of its kind UQ efforts for reacting multiphase gas-solid flows

A series of journal articles were recently published to document first of its kind Uncertainty Quantification (UQ) efforts for reacting multiphase gas-solid flows. These include the application of non-intrusive Bayesian UQ methodology to experimental data in a gasifier and the application of the UQ methodology to the corresponding MFiX simulations. This[...]

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NETL to Exhibit at Supercomputing SC18 International Conference

NETL is pleased to be exhibiting at Supercomputing SC18 in Dallas, TX from November 12-15, 2018. This year will feature a 20’ x 20’ booth at the event promoting the lab’s programs and capabilities. The exhibit will highlight the new JOULE 2.0 NETL supercomputer ranked at Number 52 in the[...]

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ORNL Presents Results of Detailed Computational Study of Biomass Fast Pyrolysis at TCS 2018

ORNL researchers Emilio Ramirez and Stuart Daw presented the latest results of their work studying the effect of fluid bed pyrolysis reactor hydrodynamics on quality and yield of bio-oils from woody biomass under fast pyrolysis conditions.  The poster (PDF, 7.2MB) was provided at the 2018 Thermal and Catalytic Sciences Symposium held[...]

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NETL 2018 Workshop on Multiphase Flow Science Proceedings

The NETL 2018 Workshop on Multiphase Flow Science was held on the University of Houston Campus on August 7 – 9. The Workshop brought together leaders from industry, academia, and government laboratories to discuss current projects and future R&D in the area of Multiphase Flow Science. It continues to promote[...]

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MFiX – Verification and Validation Manual, Second Edition

Dear MFiX user, We are pleased to announce the second public release of MFiX - Verification and Validation (V&V) manual. The topics covered cater to the requirements of software quality assurance (SQA) including code verification and validation. Method of Manufactured Solutions (MMS) discussed in the first version of MFiX -[...]

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Agenda: 2018 NETL Workshop on Multiphase Flow Science

Colleagues, Attached is the agenda for the 2018 NETL Workshop on Multiphase Flow Science. The workshop will take place on Tuesday, August 7 through Thursday, August 9, 2018, in Houston, TX. This year’s workshop is being co-sponsored by the University of Houston and Louisiana State University and will be held[...]

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MFS Team Represents NETL at 2018 AIChE Spring Meeting

The AIChE Spring Meeting is the year’s key technical conference for practicing chemical engineers. A wide range of subjects relevant to the current needs of industry are covered. The 8th World Congress on Particle Technology (WCPT8) was held in conjunction with the 2018 AIChE Spring Meeting . Over 600 participated[...]

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