The applications of numerical modeling for the optimization of the operation of energy devices on the example of an air distribution system inside the biomass boiler

Mateusz Szubel,

Tomasz Siwek


The paper addresses the results of a numerical – based on experimental data – study of air distribution in the manifold responsible for air supply into a combustion chamber of a biomass boiler. An analysis of the possibilities of optimizing the air distribution system using a ommercial CFD program by changing the diameter of the feeding ducts was performed and described.

Słowa kluczowe: Renewable energy, Straw combustion, CFD, Air distributor optimization

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