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Rotating Fluidized Bed Catalytic Pyrolysis Reactor

United States Patent Application

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Reactors for the pyrolysis of pyrolyzable matter, pyrolysis systems incorporating the reactors and methods of using the reactors are provided. Also provided are systems and methods for integrating the pyrolysis and hydrodeoxygenation of pyrolyzable matter. The pyrolysis reactors create a horizontally rotating, fluidized-bed to which pyrolyzable matter, such as biomass, may be converted via pyrolysis into liquid fuels and/or value-added chemicals.
Wei, Lin (Brookings, SD), Julson, James (Colman, SD)
South Dakota State University (Brookings SD)
13/ 936,188
July 7, 2013
REFERENCE TO GOVERNMENT RIGHTS [0002] This invention was made with government support under SA0900160 awarded by the Department of Energy. The government has certain rights in the invention.