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Table 7 Critical bubble radii for various liquids (modified after Georgescu et al. 2002, table 1)

From: Bubbles to Chondrites-I. Evaporation and condensation experiments, and formation of chondrules

   Density Surface Viscosity   Cr.bub.rad. Wave number (m −1) Cr.bub.rad.
# Liquid type ρ Tension μ   exp. 1 comput. 2 calc. 3 graph 4 calc. 5
   (kg m −3) σ (N m −1) (Pa s) log μ R cr (m) R cr (m) log k log k R cr (m)
1 acetic acid 1046 0.0276 1.220E-03 -2.914 2.06E-03 2.32E-03 3.854
2 acetone 791 0.0233 3.240E-04 -3.489 2.37E-03 2.46E-03 4.156
3 aniline 1022 0.04267 4.466E-03 -2.350 2.04E-03 3.575
4 benzene 885 0.02888 6.470E-04 -3.189 2.42E-03 4.008
5 carbon tetrachloride 1594 0.0262 9.750E-04 -3.011 1.29E-03 4.142
6 CFC-113 1617 0.0199 9.600E-04 -3.018 1.34E-03 1.19E-03 4.133
7 distilled water 998.2 0.07274 1.002E-03 -2.999 2.70E-03 2.87E-03 3.983
8 ethanol 798 0.0228 1.194E-03 -2.923 1.84E-03 2.16E-03 3.814
9 e-w (2-98 wt%) 993 0.0655 1.090E-03 -2.963 2.29E-03 2.54E-03 3.978
10 g-w (85-15 wt%) 1220 0.0657 1.108E-01 -0.955 1.98E-03 2.742
11 g-w (79-21 wt%) 1210 0.0664 4.970E-02 -1.304 2.15E-03 2.951
12 g-w (70.5-29.5 wt%) 1185 0.0676 2.350E-02 -1.629 2.34E-03 3.143
13 g-w (65-35 wt%) 1170 0.0683 1.540E-02 -1.812 2.60E-03 3.234
14 g-w (50-50 wt%) 1130 0.0694 5.980E-03 -2.223 2.72E-03 3.493
15 i-propanol 791 0.0214 2.420E-03 -2.616 1.40E-03 1.42E-03 3.721
16 methanol 804 0.0226 5.600E-04 -3.252 2.22E-03 2.40E-03 4.003
17 mineral oil 840 0.029 1.700E-02 -1.770 2.18E-03 3.085
18 n-butanol 816 0.0247 2.980E-03 -2.526 1.25E-03 1.28E-03 3.716
19 n-propanol 805 0.0237 2.190E-03 -2.660 1.50E-03 1.87E-03 3.687
20 seawater (NaCl 3.4%) 1024 0.08023 1.126E-03 -2.948 3.00E-03 2.94E-03 3.960
21 peridotite 3000 C 2462 0.4 4.490E-04 -3.348 4.161 1.275E-02
22 dunite 3000 C 2577 0.4 3.700E-04 -3.432 4.212 1.329E-02
23 enstatite 3000 C 2503 0.4 3.910E-03 -2.407 3.597 1.036E-02
24 peridotite 2700 C 2508 0.4 9.350E-04 -3.029 3.970 1.196E-02
25 dunite 2700 C 2612 0.4 7.470E-04 -3.127 4.029 1.248E-02
26 enstatite 2700 C 2475 0.4 7.070E-03 -2.151 3.443 9.714E-03
27 peridotite 2400 C 2556 0.4 2.290E-03 -2.640 3.736 1.104E-02
28 dunite 2400 C 2652 0.4 1.770E-03 -2.752 3.804 1.154E-02
29 enstatite 2400 C 2458 0.4 1.460E-02 -1.837 3.254 9.007E-03
  1. Note. g-w: glycerol-water solution. e-w: ethanol-water solution. Cr.bub.rad.: Critical bubble radius.
  2. exp.*1: experimentally obtained values, see references in Georgescu et al. (2002). comput.*2: numerically obtained by Georgescu et al. (2002)
  3. calc.*3: calculated from R cr with Eq. 19. graph*4: obtained from μ with Eq. 25. calc.*5: calculated from k with Eq. 19