Dr. Ruben Sudhakar - Publications


International Journals

1.Visualization and characterization of thermo-physical behaviour of wood during devolatilization in a hot fluidized bed using X-ray radiography technique,D. Ruben Sudhakar,and Ajit Kumar KolarFuelVolume 1122013, Pages 208–223.

2  Devolatilization of Wood in Hot Fluidized Bed: Effect of Particle Size, Shape and Bed Temperature,D. Ruben Sudhakarand Ajit Kumar Kolar,Journal of Analytical and Applied PyrolysisVolume 92, 2011, Pages 239-249.

3  Transient Three Dimensional Mathematical Model and Experimental Investigation of a Wet Devolatilizing  Wood in a Fluidized Bed, D. Ruben Sudhakar, and Ajit KumarKolar, Energy and FuelsVolume 24, 2010, 4820-4832.

4  Modelling and experimental investigation of devolatilizing wood in a fluidized bed combustorM. SreekanthD. Ruben Sudhakar, B.V.S.S.S. Prasad, Ajit Kumar Kolar, and BoLeckner, Fuel, Volume 87, Issue 12, 2008, Pages 2698-2712

5 Fragmentation of wood char in a laboratory scale fluidized bed combustorD.Ruben Sudhakar, K. Srinivas Reddy, Ajit Kumar Kolar, and Bo LecknerFuel Processing Technology, Volume 89, Issue 11, 2008, Pages 1121-1134

Technical Magazines

·   Electricity overview of India, M.V.J.J.Suresh, and D. Ruben SudhakarElectrical India48 (8), August 2008, pp.46-54.


·   Biomass Combustion – A Sustainable Technology*, D.Ruben SudhakarTechne’- 2012, Siemens Internal Magazine,*Article based on an invited lecture at IIT Madras.


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