triboelectrification

triboelectrification

[¦trī·bō·i‚lek·trə·fə′kā·shən]
(electricity)
The production of electrostatic charges by friction.
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D-TECT envisages filling this knowledge gap by studying the contribution of the triboelectrification (contact electrification) on particle removal processes.
Investigation of a test methodology for triboelectrification.
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1997) demonstrated that the elbows in a pipeline are the major source of triboelectrification of particles in pneumatic conveying systems and these are also important sites of pipe abrasion.
3-D mixing was ignored, as were certain particle interactions (such as cohesion, triboelectrification, and arching) which are known to influence granular flow.
Figure 2(a) shows the triboelectrification of particle-particle, and Fig.