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Why use it what are the advantages what does it based

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Unformatted text preview: to drive a conveyor belt to deliver sand at a flow rate of 100 tons/hr using the following design. •  •  •  •  •  •  •  Design decision space: Boundaries of the model: Data to support the model Physical principles: Assump=ons: Construct the model: Analysis: Dimensional Analysis •  What is it? •  Why use it? What are the advantages? •  What does it based on? –  The Buckingham π theorem. Dimensional Analysis (cont’d) •  What is the main idea? •  What is the procedure to determine the pi terms using the method of repeaAng variable? Example of Dimensional Analysis •  Goal: Analysis ho...
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This note was uploaded on 02/26/2012 for the course 650 486 taught by Professor Zou during the Fall '11 term at Rutgers.

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