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Particle size, shape and distribution

  • Terence Allen
Part of the Powder Technology book series (PTS)

Abstract

The size of a spherical homogeneous particle is uniquely defined by its diameter. For a cube the length along one edge is characteristic, and for other regular shapes there are equally appropriate dimensions. With some regular particles, it may be necessary to specify more than one dimension. For example: cone, diameter and height; cuboid, length, width and height.

Keywords

Shape Factor Particle Shape Prussian Blue Number Distribution Parent Distribution 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Terence Allen
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  1. 1.E.I. Dupont de Nemour and Company WilmingtonUSA

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