Golay Equation


The Golay equation can be represented by the following expresion for plate height (H):

H = B/u + Csu + Cmu

where u is the flow rate (cm/s), B is a logtitudial diffusion term, Cs is mass transfer to the stationary phase, and Cm is mass transfer in the mobile phase.

Plot of H (and components) vs. flow rate

Further Information

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