jenkins_rao

openpnm.models.geometry.throat_capillary_shape_factor.jenkins_rao(target, throat_perimeter='throat.perimeter', throat_area='throat.area', throat_diameter='throat.indiameter')[source]

Jenkins and Rao relate the capillary pressure in an eliptical throat to the aspect ratio

Parameters
  • %(models.geometry.throat_capillary_shape_factor.returns)s

  • %(models.geometry.tdia)s

Returns

Return type

%(models.geometry.throat_capillary_shape_factor.returns)s

References

Jenkins, R.G. and Rao, M.B., The effect of elliptical pores on mercury porosimetry results. Powder technology, 38(2), pp.177-180. (1984)