Solid Particles Falling through Fluids

  • Octave Levenspiel
Part of the The Plenum Chemical Engineering Series book series (PCES)


The forces acting on a sphere falling through a fluid (call it gas for convenience) are as follows


Drag Coefficient Terminal Velocity Irregular Particle Design Chart Isometric Particle 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Octave Levenspiel
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  1. 1.Oregon State UniversityCorvallisUSA

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