Accession Number : AD0682856

Title :   ON THE THEORY OF AEROSOL FILTRATION. I. THE ROLE OF VAN DER WAALS FORCES,

Corporate Author : ARMY BIOLOGICAL LABS FREDERICK MD

Personal Author(s) : Tunitski,N. N. ; Petryanov,I. V.

Report Date : 09 NOV 1953

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : On the basis of experimental findings i.e. the influence of van der Waals forces on the coagulation of aerosols, it is shown that these forces must exert an effect on filtration too. In this paper the effective particle radii for the case of filtration is calculated.

Descriptors :   (*AEROSOLS, *GAS FILTERS), MOLECULAR ASSOCIATION, COAGULATION, PARTICLE SIZE, USSR

Subject Categories : Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare
      Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE