What is transfer correlation?

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Sherwood Number
... The Sherwood number, (also called the mass transfer Nusselt number) is a dimensionless number used in mass-transfer operation ... defined as follows where is a characteristic length (m) is mass diffusivity (m2.s−1) is the mass transfer coefficient (m.s−1) Using dimensional analysis, it can also be further defined as a function ... A more specific correlation, the Froessling equation This form is particularly valuable to chemical engineers in situations where the Reynolds ...

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