Segregation of Powders during Gravity Flow Through Vertical Pipes

February 2, 2004
Benjamin J. Glassner

Benjamin J. Glassner, PhD, is a faculty member and associate director of the Pharmaceutical Engineering Program in the Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering at Rutgers University.

Pharmaceutical Technology, Pharmaceutical Technology-02-02-2004, Volume 28, Issue 2

The authors establish a quantitative framework for understanding the correlation between the segregation of pharmaceutical powders and various physical and process parameters.