Bodenstein Number

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Dimensionless Numbers

Bodenstein number, abbreviated as Bo, is a dimensionless number which is used in mass transfer and diffusion in reactors calculations in particular. The equations to calculate the Bodenstein Number are below.

 

Bodenstein number calculator

Formulas that use Bodenstein number

\(\large{ Bo = \frac {v \; l}  {D_a} }\)   

Where:

\(\large{ Bo }\) = Bodenstein number

\(\large{ D_a }\) = effective axial diffusivity

\(\large{ l }\) = reaction length

\(\large{ v }\) = velocity

 

   

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