General definition of the term
Throughflow is a key figure that describes the quantity that is processed or transferred over a specified period of time.
How is the throughflow of a centrifuge calculated?
In centrifugation, throughflow is the nominal capacity of a centrifuge. The throughflow indicates the amount of suspension the centrifuge processes in a certain time.
Method of calculating throughflow
Alternative terms for throughflow are: throughput, throughput performance, throughput volume, nominal throughflow, capacity, performance
Relevant units related to the concept of throughflow are:
- Cubic meters per hour: m³/h
- Tons per hour: t/h
- Hectoliters per hour: hl/h
- Liters per hour: l/h
- Kilograms per hour: kg/h
 Duden 05/2019: Durchsatz, www.duden.de/rechtschreibung/Durchsatz
 Horst Kuchling: Pocketbook of Physics; Published by Fachbuchverlag Leipzig, 16. Edition 1996