Investigation of airborne nanopowder agglomerate stability in an orifice under various differential pressure conditions

@article{Stahlmecke2009InvestigationOA,
  title={Investigation of airborne nanopowder agglomerate stability in an orifice under various differential pressure conditions},
  author={Burkhard Stahlmecke and Sandra Wagener and Christof Asbach and Heinz Kaminski and Heinz Fissan and Thomas A J Kuhlbusch},
  journal={Journal of Nanoparticle Research},
  year={2009},
  volume={11},
  pages={1625-1635}
}
The stability of agglomerates is not only an important material parameter of powders but also of interest for estimating the particle size upon accidental release into the atmosphere. This is especially important when the size of primary particles is well below the agglomerate size, which is usually the case when the size of primary particles is below 100 nm. During production or airborne transportation in pipes, high particle concentrations lead to particle coagulation and the formation of… 

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