DIMENSIONAL ANALYSIS


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DIMENSIONAL ANALYSIS
DIMENSIONAL ANALYSISDimensional analysis allows the engineer to reduce the number of variables that must be considered to model experiments or correlate data. Consider a simple example in which two variables F1 and F2 have the units of force, and two additional variables L1 and L2 have the units of length. Rather than having to deduce the relation of one variable on the other three, F1 = fn(F2, L1
Citation
Dr. Don W. Green; Dr. Marylee Z. Southard: Perry's Chemical Engineers' Handbook, 9th Edition. DIMENSIONAL ANALYSIS, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2019), AccessEngineering Export