A note on the aerodynamic diameter and the mobility of non-spherical aerosol particles

  • Stöber W
  • 7

    Readers

    Mendeley users who have this article in their library.
  • 24

    Citations

    Citations of this article.

Abstract

The aerodynamic diameter of a non-spherical aerosol particle is primarily related to the final settling velocity of the particle. The aerodynamic diameter is not obtained directly from mobility measurements by formally calculating a sphere diameter from the mobility equation for a spherical particle. Instead, a correction factor involving the dynamic shape factor of the non-spherical particle must be applied. © 1971.

Get free article suggestions today

Mendeley saves you time finding and organizing research

Sign up here
Already have an account ?Sign in

Find this document

Authors

  • Werner Stöber

Cite this document

Choose a citation style from the tabs below

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free