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Deposition from charged aerosol flows through a pipe bend.
Diu CK; Yu CP
J Aerosol Sci 1980 Jan; 11(3):397-402
Mathematical formulas are presented for determining the deposition of particles passing through a pipe bend. The aerosol particles are assumed to be monodisperse with a constant charge per particle, and particle concentration is assumed to below. Collection efficiencies are determined for different bend to pipe radius ratios, and the calculated results are compared to published experimental data.
NIOSH-Publication; NIOSH-Grant; Pulmonary-system-disorders; Mathematical-models; Aerosol-particles; Airborne-particles; Physical-properties; Kinetics
Engineering Science S U N Y - at Buffalo Dept of Engineering Science Buffalo, N Y 14214
Issue of Publication
Journal of Aerosol Science
State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York
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