Structure of inorganic and carbonaceous particles emitted from heavy oil combustion

Allouis C. G., Beretta F., D'Alessio A.

CHEMOSPHERE, vol.51, no.10, pp.1091-1096, 2003 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0045-6535(02)00714-2
  • Journal Name: CHEMOSPHERE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1091-1096
  • Keywords: metals, plerosphere, cenosphere, MECHANISMS
  • Middle East Technical University Affiliated: No


The combustion of heavy fuel oil for power generation is a great source of carbonaceous and inorganic particle emissions, even though the combustion technologies and their efficiency are improving. The information about the size distribution function of the particles originated by trace metals present into the fuels is not adequate.