Journal Published Online: 01 July 1985
Volume 13, Issue 4

Fluid Filter Media: Measuring the Average Pore Size and the Pore-Size Distribution, and Correlation with Results of Filtration Tests



This paper discusses permeability (fluid flow) as a function of porosity (void volume) and average pore size, the most probable pore-size distribution, alternative meanings of average pore size, and how these measurements correlate with results of separate filtration tests.

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Johnston, PR
Ametek, Inc., Sheboygan, WI
Pages: 8
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Stock #: JTE11252J
ISSN: 0090-3973
DOI: 10.1520/JTE11252J