Transport Number for Cation Solution

STEP 0: Pre-Calculation Summary
Formula Used
Transport Number of Cation = Ionic Mobility of Cation/(Ionic Mobility of Cation+Ionic Mobility of Anion)
t+ = μ+/(μ++μ-)
This formula uses 3 Variables
Variables Used
Transport Number of Cation - The Transport Number of Cation is ratio of current carried by cation to total current.
Ionic Mobility of Cation - (Measured in Square Meter per Volt per Second) - The Ionic Mobility of Cation is described as the speed achieved by an cation moving through a gas under a unit electric field.
Ionic Mobility of Anion - (Measured in Square Meter per Volt per Second) - The Ionic Mobility of Anion is described as the speed achieved by an anion moving through a gas under a unit electric field.
STEP 1: Convert Input(s) to Base Unit
Ionic Mobility of Cation: 40 Square Meter per Volt per Second --> 40 Square Meter per Volt per Second No Conversion Required
Ionic Mobility of Anion: 60 Square Meter per Volt per Second --> 60 Square Meter per Volt per Second No Conversion Required
STEP 2: Evaluate Formula
Substituting Input Values in Formula
t+ = μ+/(μ+-) --> 40/(40+60)
Evaluating ... ...
t+ = 0.4
STEP 3: Convert Result to Output's Unit
0.4 --> No Conversion Required
FINAL ANSWER
0.4 <-- Transport Number of Cation
(Calculation completed in 00.010 seconds)

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4 Transport Number Calculators

Transport Number for Cation
Transport Number of Cation = Ionic Mobility of Cation/(Ionic Mobility of Cation+Ionic Mobility of Anion) Go
Transport Number for Anion
Transport Number of Anion = Ionic Mobility of Anion/(Ionic Mobility of Cation+Ionic Mobility of Anion) Go
Transport Number of Cation for Concentration Cell with Transference
Transport Number of Cation = 1-Transport Number of Anion Go
Transport Number of Anion for Concentration Cell with Transference
Transport Number of Anion = 1-Transport Number of Cation Go

Transport Number for Cation Formula

Transport Number of Cation = Ionic Mobility of Cation/(Ionic Mobility of Cation+Ionic Mobility of Anion)
t+ = μ+/(μ++μ-)

What is Transport Number?

The fraction of the total current carried by an ion is known as transport number, transference number or Hittorf number may be denoted by sets symbols like t+ and t– or tc and ta or nc and na.
Transport number can be determined by Hittorf's method, moving boundary method, emf method and from ionic mobility.

How to Calculate Transport Number for Cation?

Transport Number for Cation calculator uses Transport Number of Cation = Ionic Mobility of Cation/(Ionic Mobility of Cation+Ionic Mobility of Anion) to calculate the Transport Number of Cation, The Transport Number for Cation is ratio of current carried by Cation to total current or it is the fraction of total current carried by cation. Transport Number of Cation is denoted by t+ symbol.

How to calculate Transport Number for Cation using this online calculator? To use this online calculator for Transport Number for Cation, enter Ionic Mobility of Cation +) & Ionic Mobility of Anion -) and hit the calculate button. Here is how the Transport Number for Cation calculation can be explained with given input values -> 0.4 = 40/(40+60).

FAQ

What is Transport Number for Cation?
The Transport Number for Cation is ratio of current carried by Cation to total current or it is the fraction of total current carried by cation and is represented as t+ = μ+/(μ++μ-) or Transport Number of Cation = Ionic Mobility of Cation/(Ionic Mobility of Cation+Ionic Mobility of Anion). The Ionic Mobility of Cation is described as the speed achieved by an cation moving through a gas under a unit electric field & The Ionic Mobility of Anion is described as the speed achieved by an anion moving through a gas under a unit electric field.
How to calculate Transport Number for Cation?
The Transport Number for Cation is ratio of current carried by Cation to total current or it is the fraction of total current carried by cation is calculated using Transport Number of Cation = Ionic Mobility of Cation/(Ionic Mobility of Cation+Ionic Mobility of Anion). To calculate Transport Number for Cation, you need Ionic Mobility of Cation +) & Ionic Mobility of Anion -). With our tool, you need to enter the respective value for Ionic Mobility of Cation & Ionic Mobility of Anion and hit the calculate button. You can also select the units (if any) for Input(s) and the Output as well.
How many ways are there to calculate Transport Number of Cation?
In this formula, Transport Number of Cation uses Ionic Mobility of Cation & Ionic Mobility of Anion. We can use 1 other way(s) to calculate the same, which is/are as follows -
  • Transport Number of Cation = 1-Transport Number of Anion
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