Arrhenius Number

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Dimensionless Numbers

Archimedes number is a dimensionless number used in mass transfer in general, and reaction rate calculations in particular.

FORMULA

\(\alpha = \frac {E_a}  {RT} \)

Where:

\(E_a\) = activation energy

\(R\) = universal gas constant

\(T\) = temperature