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Old   January 7, 2002, 11:43
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Julie Polyakh
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Can somebody tell me where it is said what are the universal gas constant (R) units? Thanks in advance
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Old   January 8, 2002, 09:30
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Anton S. Lyaskin
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From ideal gas law p=ro*R*T we have [R]=K*(m/s)^2
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Old   January 8, 2002, 14:58
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I mean the units in STAR-CD data.
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Old   January 9, 2002, 04:09
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It's 8314 J/(kgmole.K)
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Old   January 31, 2002, 05:20
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stephen
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All STAR-CD units are SI, apart from rotational speeds (OMEGA) which are in rpm rather than the less intuitive rads per second.

The great thing about the universal gas constant is that it is neither universal or constant...

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