Table 3: Geometric and transport characteristics of the hollow-fiber module used.

Parameter (unit)NotationValueRef.

Diffusion coefficient of in blood ( ) [3133, 35]
Diffusion coefficient of in blood ( ) [3133, 35]
diffusion coefficient in dialysate ( ) [3133, 35]
diffusion coefficient in dialysate ( ) [3133, 35]
Membrane effective length (m) 0.20[31]
Hydraulic permeability ( ) [31]
Width of raise collar (m) 0.014[31]
Fiber diameter (μm) 200[31, 39]
Fiber thickness (μm) 40[40]
Number of fibers 9000–12000F60 Model
Membrane permeability of ( ) [32, 33]
Membrane permeability of ( ) [32, 33]
Radius of dialysate channel (m) [39, 40]
Radius of blood channel (m) [39, 40]
Initial velocity at blood inlet ( ) [31, 39, 40]
Initial velocity at dialysate inlet ( ) [31, 39, 40]