SDB - Definition

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Navigation: User Guide ➔ Species Properties ($SDB) ➔ Definition Tab

FS SDB Tab H2O Tab Thermo1 Tab Thermo2 Tab Vapours Tab Liquids Tab Solids Tab Definition Tab Properties Tab Other Tab Elements Tab Components Tab

This tab page displays the following definitions for ALL species in the project:

  • Component (which may be different to the short name shown in the left hand column)
  • Elemental definition, including charge (if specified)
  • Molecular Weight
  • Charge
  • Equivalent Weight = Molecular Weight / abs(Charge), only relevant for species with non-zero charge
  • The Standard Species Information (Elemental Compound present), used for delta Gibbs Free Energy calculations
  • The index for the species used in SysCAD (I)
  • IonsInfo and IonMassFrac information if applicable. (only displayed in Build 138 or later)

Species Properties Definition.png

If no information is shown in the "Standard Species Information", the species is a user defined pseudo species using pseudo elements. Please see Defining Pseudo Species for more information on how these are defined.

Pseudo Species Definition.png


  • SpeciesShortButton.png and SpeciesLongButton.png: The SpeciesTag buttons toggles between the short and long species names.
  • SpeciesConfbutton.png: Pressing the CopytoClipboard button will add selected Properties Data onto the clipboard.
  • SpeciesPropertiesbutton.png: The Reports button allows the user to copy selected data onto the clipboard.
  • Button - Filter On.png and Button - Filter Off.png: These buttons allow the user to filter the species to display only species that meet certain criteria. See Species Filter for details on how the species filter is used.