Calculations

:

S.No Mesh No Mesh opening Avg. particle size Dpi avg Mass retained Mass fraction
(mm) (mm) (g) (xi)

1 7 305 0.3056
2 14 160 0.1603
3 25 130 0.1302
4 35 75 0.0751
5 45 65 0.0651
6 70 208 0.2084
7 100 20 0.0200
8 PAN 35 0.0350
Mass taken=1000 g
Total mass retained = 998 g

S.No Mesh No Mesh opening Avg. particle size Dpi avg Mass retained Mass fraction
(mm) (mm) (g) (xi)

1 7 185 0.185
2 14 75 0.075
3 25 150 0.15
4 35 113 0.113
5 45 200 0.2
6 70 250 0.25
7 100 15 0.015
8 PAN 12 0.012
Mass taken = 1000 g
Total mass retained = 1000 g

From above table calculate volume surface mean diameter. D vs (Sauter mean diameter) 1 Dvs = n xi ∑D i=1 piavg .