Corona Performance in Wire-cylinder ESP without Particle Loading
Electrical Engineering Department, Assiut University, Assiut, Egypt
a Corresponding author: firstname.lastname@example.org
This paper is aimed at investigating thoroughly the corona performance in the wire-cylinder electrostatic precipitor (ESP) without suspended particles. The onset voltage of negative corona on the discharge wire is calculated based on the criterion of self-sustained discharge. The ionized field in the ESP is mathematically modeled for calculating the spatial distribution of the space-charge density due to the corona ions as well as the components of the electric field including the applied field and the field due to the space charge. This is in addition to the calculation of the current-voltage characteristics of the ESP.
© Owned by the authors, published by EDP Sciences, 2016
This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.