Excel spreadsheet by Paul Baron with equations for calculating aerosol parameters such as
particle Reynolds number, settling velocity, droplet evaporation time, and many, many
Separators -- An Overview
Five articles by student teams from Washington State University and University of Idaho
covering operating principles, applications, and sizing. Many references.
Filtration of Steam
From U.S. Filter/Schumacher, slide show about filter housings, separation principles, and
Fluidized Bed of 240
Numerical simulation of 2D fluidized bed of 240 circular particles in a rectangular
channel with video animations (series of gif images, 200 - 700 kB) at different
Review of equipment for solid-liquid separation such as vacuum and pressure filters,
filtering and sedimenting centrifuges, thickeners, and clarifiers.
Velocity of a Rigid Particle
Online calculation of the terminal velocity of a single rigid particle falling in a
Newtonian fluid under the influence of gravity. Applicable to the laminar, transitional,
and turbulent flow regimes.