Effect of Generating Heat on Ozone Generation in Dielectric Cylinder-Cylinder DBD Ozone Generator

Abstract

A cylinder-cylinder dielectric-barrier discharge (DBD) ozone generator has been developed. The ozone concentration was measured at an oxygen pressure of 1.02 atm and an oxygen flow rate of 12 L/min. The heat generated in the ozone tube during the operation of the ozone generator was investigated using a thermal camera. The infrared (IR) images and corresponding temperatures of the ozone tube surfaces at different operating times were observed. The IR images showed the generating of the inhomogeneous heat-up along the ozone tube surface which results in the decrease of the ozone production efficiency.

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S. Boonduang and P. Limsuwan, "Effect of Generating Heat on Ozone Generation in Dielectric Cylinder-Cylinder DBD Ozone Generator," Energy and Power Engineering, Vol. 5 No. 9, 2013, pp. 523-527. doi: 10.4236/epe.2013.59057.

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