Settling Velocity of Group of Particles Solution

STEP 0: Pre-Calculation Summary
Formula Used
Settling Velocity of Group of Particles = Terminal Velocity of Single Particle*(Void fraction)^Richardsonb Zaki Index
V = Vt*()^n
This formula uses 4 Variables
Variables Used
Settling Velocity of Group of Particles - (Measured in Meter per Second) - Settling Velocity of Group of Particles is the velocity with which the particles settle .
Terminal Velocity of Single Particle - (Measured in Meter per Second) - Terminal Velocity of single particle is the velocity resulting from the action of accelerating and drag forces.
Void fraction - Void fraction the fraction of the channel volume that is occupied by the gas phase.
Richardsonb Zaki Index - Richardsonb Zaki Index is the the fractional volumetric concentration of solid.
STEP 1: Convert Input(s) to Base Unit
Terminal Velocity of Single Particle: 0.198 Meter per Second --> 0.198 Meter per Second No Conversion Required
Void fraction: 0.75 --> No Conversion Required
Richardsonb Zaki Index: 2.39 --> No Conversion Required
STEP 2: Evaluate Formula
Substituting Input Values in Formula
V = Vt*(∈)^n --> 0.198*(0.75)^2.39
Evaluating ... ...
V = 0.0995546637305364
STEP 3: Convert Result to Output's Unit
0.0995546637305364 Meter per Second --> No Conversion Required
FINAL ANSWER
0.0995546637305364 0.099555 Meter per Second <-- Settling Velocity of Group of Particles
(Calculation completed in 00.004 seconds)

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Go Settling Velocity of Group of Particles = Terminal Velocity of Single Particle*(Void fraction)^Richardsonb Zaki Index

Settling Velocity of Group of Particles Formula

Settling Velocity of Group of Particles = Terminal Velocity of Single Particle*(Void fraction)^Richardsonb Zaki Index
V = Vt*()^n

What is Drag force?

Drag force is the resistance force of a fluid. This force applies acting opposite towards the motion of the object which is moving submerge in a certain fluid. Thus Drag Force is defined as the force which resists the motion of a body with fluid.

What is Terminal Velocity?

The terminal Velocity refers to the settling velocity of a single particle in the suspension, assuming it's isolated and not interacting with other particles.

How to Calculate Settling Velocity of Group of Particles?

Settling Velocity of Group of Particles calculator uses Settling Velocity of Group of Particles = Terminal Velocity of Single Particle*(Void fraction)^Richardsonb Zaki Index to calculate the Settling Velocity of Group of Particles, The Settling Velocity of Group of Particles is defined as the average settling velocity of the entire group of particles in the suspension. Settling Velocity of Group of Particles is denoted by V symbol.

How to calculate Settling Velocity of Group of Particles using this online calculator? To use this online calculator for Settling Velocity of Group of Particles, enter Terminal Velocity of Single Particle (Vt), Void fraction (∈) & Richardsonb Zaki Index (n) and hit the calculate button. Here is how the Settling Velocity of Group of Particles calculation can be explained with given input values -> 0.099555 = 0.198*(0.75)^2.39.

FAQ

What is Settling Velocity of Group of Particles?
The Settling Velocity of Group of Particles is defined as the average settling velocity of the entire group of particles in the suspension and is represented as V = Vt*(∈)^n or Settling Velocity of Group of Particles = Terminal Velocity of Single Particle*(Void fraction)^Richardsonb Zaki Index. Terminal Velocity of single particle is the velocity resulting from the action of accelerating and drag forces, Void fraction the fraction of the channel volume that is occupied by the gas phase & Richardsonb Zaki Index is the the fractional volumetric concentration of solid.
How to calculate Settling Velocity of Group of Particles?
The Settling Velocity of Group of Particles is defined as the average settling velocity of the entire group of particles in the suspension is calculated using Settling Velocity of Group of Particles = Terminal Velocity of Single Particle*(Void fraction)^Richardsonb Zaki Index. To calculate Settling Velocity of Group of Particles, you need Terminal Velocity of Single Particle (Vt), Void fraction (∈) & Richardsonb Zaki Index (n). With our tool, you need to enter the respective value for Terminal Velocity of Single Particle, Void fraction & Richardsonb Zaki Index and hit the calculate button. You can also select the units (if any) for Input(s) and the Output as well.
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