1. Limited time only! Sign up for a free 30min personal tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Gas leaks in space

  1. Feb 12, 2012 #1
    How do you calculate gas leaks in space?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Feb 12, 2012 #2
    What do you mean?
     
  4. Feb 12, 2012 #3
    As in a specific kind of gas leaking out of a enclosed area in outer space. How do you calculate the rate in which the gas leaks out if the pressure within is 1 atmosphere
     
  5. Feb 12, 2012 #4
    And the temperature within is about room temperature
     
  6. Feb 12, 2012 #5

    Bobbywhy

    User Avatar
    Gold Member

    How big is the hole the gas is leaking from? Tiny hole, long time. Big hole, short time.
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook




Similar Discussions: Gas leaks in space
  1. Leaking bucket (Replies: 5)

  2. Charge leaks out? (Replies: 4)

Loading...