Jafari, S.

Sulzer Chemtech, Winterhur, Switzerland

Samira Jafari is a Development Engineer in the strategic innovation department for Sulzer Mixpac. Dr. Jafari has been with Sulzer as a mixing and simulation specialist since 2014. She earned her PhD in mechanical engineering from ETH Zürich.

CFD study of mixing performance of redistribution systems for packed columns

The maldistribution of liquid flow within long packed beds is a well-known phenomenon in distillation and absorption columns. In a packed column, the maldistribution of liquid results in differences in liquid concentration across the column.