Jawaharlal Nehru Aluminium Research Development & Design Center
Autonomus Body Under Ministry of Mines, Government of India

R&D Services - Electrolysis

R&D Services :: Aluminium Electrolysis

  • Electrolysis modelling
  • Process control and modeling
  • Cell monitoring
  • Energy audit
  • Process monitoring of aluminium electrolytic cell
  • Mathematical modeling of process including simulation of aluminium smelter process

Ongoing R&D in the Area of Electrolysis

  • Development of mathematical model (using fuzzy logic) to control superheat of aluminium electrolysis bath. (Ministry of Mines, Govt of India)
  • Development of a real time Instrument/System to measure bath ratio, alumina concentration, bath temperature and superheat of the Aluminium Electrolysis bath (Ministry of Mines, Govt of India)

Major Facilities

  • Characterization of CP coke and CT pitch
  • Specific electrical resistivity of anode
  • Mettler softening point
  • BAYER,XDB,ANSYS,MATLAB
  • Liquidus temperature measurement of bath
  • Infrared camera
  • Gauss meter
  • Mobile van for onsite measurement
  • 20-Channel data acquisition system
  • Heat flux meter
  • Sophisticated computer software such as:
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