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Introduction to Aerosols | Drag, Lift Forces | Aerosol Kinetics | Virtual Mass, Basset Forces & BBO Equation | Nonspherical Particles | Brownian Motions | Particle Deposition Mechanisms | Electrodynamics | Aerosol Coagulation |

Drag Force

Drag force and Drag Coefficient





Drag Force Calculation Models

Evaluate the drag force for a spherical particles in low Re flows.

Drag for Low Re Flows

Evaluate the Drag Force for particles in flows with 1 < Re < 1000.

Drag on Liquid Droplets

Evaluate the Drag Force for Spherical Liquid Droplets.

Figure 1: Variations of drag coefficient with Reynolds number for a spherical particle.

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