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Galileo Number

Galileo number is proportional to { (Re. gravity force) / (viscous force) } and is used in momentum and heat transfer in general and viscous flow and thermal expansion calculations in particular. It is normally defined in the following form :

 

Galileo Number

 

Where:

g

=

Gravitational acceleration

D

=

Diameter

mu

=

Viscosity

rho

=

Density

 

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