Real-time control of the mould flow in a model of continuous casting in frame of the TOMOCON project

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Abstract

In continuous casting, the flow structure of the liquid steel in the mould and the two-phase distribution in the submerged entry nozzle (SEN) are crucial for the quality of the produced steel. In order to effectively control the flow in the mould by electromagnetic brakes (EMBrs) and the injection of gas into the SEN, even a rough knowledge of the flow structure would be very helpful. In the framework of the TOMOCON project, the contactless inductive flow tomography (CIFT) and the mutual inductance tomography (MIT) will be integrated into a control loop for slab casters. This control loop will be developed and implemented at the Mini-LIMMCAST facility, which is available at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden - Rossendorf. In this paper a short overview of this project will be given.

Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 13 Oct 2018
Event9th International Symposium on Electromagnetic Processing of Materials" -
Duration: 14 Oct 2018 → …

Conference

Conference9th International Symposium on Electromagnetic Processing of Materials"
Period14/10/18 → …

Keywords

  • continuous casting
  • electromagnetic brake
  • flow control
  • inductive measurement techniques

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Engineering(all)

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Wondrak, T., Muttakin, I., & Soleimani, M. (2018). Real-time control of the mould flow in a model of continuous casting in frame of the TOMOCON project. Paper presented at 9th International Symposium on Electromagnetic Processing of Materials" , .