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What does PE stand for?

PE stands for Peclet Number

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For both materials the BTCs became steeper as the speed of displacement increased and the Peclet number decreased in contrast to the behaviour in stable, vertical flow in which BTCs generally become steeper as speed of displacement decreases (discussed in the next section), indicating that segregation dominated the displacements.
e] H [phi] (11) Taking the derivatives of Equations (8) and (9), and substituting expressions for the derivatives (dt) and (dr) into Equation (2), and using an approximation for the pore volume given by Equation (11), we obtain the following: [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (12) The above formulation identifies a non-dimensional group which may be termed as the Local Peclet number given by [NL.
Taking into account methodology of estimation using Peclet number [10, 11], one may state that in the process of nitrogen mass transfer in slag the share of molecular diffusion, in comparison with the convective one, is negligently small.