Formula Symbols - B

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff. Posted in Nomenclature & Symbols for Engineering, Mathematics, and Science

SymbolGreek SymbolDefinitionUSMetric
\(Ba\) - Bagnold number dimensionless number dimensionless number
\(Ba\) - Barlow's formula - -
\(Be\) - Bejan number dimensionless number dimensionless number
\(b\) - base - -
\(Be\) - Bernoulli's equation - -
\(Bm\) - Bingham number dimensionless number dimensionless number
\(Bi\) - Biot number dimensionless number dimensionless number
\(Bl\) or \(B\) - Blake number dimensionless number dimensionless number
\(Bo\) or \(Bd\) - Bodenstein number dimensionless number dimensionless number
\(k_B\) - Boltzmann constant \(ft-lbf/l^\circ R\) \(J/J/K\)
\(Bo\) - Bond number dimensionless number dimensionless number
\(BHP\) - brake horsepower \(hp\) -
\(Br\) - Brinkman number dimensionless number dimensionless number
\(K\) - bulk modules \(lbf/ft^2\) \(Pa\)
\(B\) - bulk modules \(lbf/ft^2\) \(Pa\)
\(K\) - bulk modules elasticity \(lbf/ft^2\) \(Pa\)
\(B\) - bulk modules elasticity \(lbf/ft^2\) \(Pa\)
\(B\) - buoyancy force \(N\) \(N\)
\(F_b\) - buoyancy force \(N\) \(N\)