Nanoparticle production in flames was modeled in an Eulerian-Lagrangean framework, considering droplet evaporation and fuel combustion to predict the flame chemical species concentration and the flame temperature fields by means of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD). A mathematical model was carried out considering two-way coupling between the gas phase and the droplets. For the combustion model, the eddy dissipation concept model was applied, taking into account the droplets vaporization, the chemical reaction mechanisms, and the chemistry-turbulence interaction. 2D axisymmetric and 3D approaches were investigated in standard operations conditions. The initial conditions for the droplet sizes and droplet velocities were taken in experiment test facility by means of Laser-Diffraction. The grid independence study was made according to the Grid Convergence Index (GCI) methodology for both approaches. The droplets mass evaporated, temperature and velocities profiles were used to compare the 2D and 3D results. The results show similar behavior for both approaches, however, with some quantitative difference. The 2D approach showed lower temperature resulted by a larger mass fuel not evaporated and unburned.

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