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Meta-Analysis of Gas Flow Resistance Measurements Through Packed Beds

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Malcolm S. Taylor, Csaba K. Zoltani

U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Department of the Army, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21005-5066

J. Fluids Eng 117(1), 176-180 (Mar 01, 1995) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.2816808 History: Received September 15, 1993; Revised May 10, 1994; Online December 04, 2007

Abstract

Measurements of the resistance to flow through packed beds of inert spheres have been reported by a number of authors through relations expressing the coefficient of drag as a function of Reynolds number. A meta-analysis of the data using improved statistical methods is undertaken to aggregate the available experimental results. For Reynolds number in excess of 103 the relation log Fv = 0.49 + 0.90 log Re′ is shown to be a highly effective representation of all available data.

Copyright © 1995 by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
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