Is the use of 'is depended on' in the following sentences correct grammatically and conceptually? If it is not , kindly suggest ways to make it clearer.
The sentence should state
As is revealed in Eq. 16, the axial velocity is dependent on the value of Mcri.
Confusing dependent with depended is a common auditory mistake. Only use depended on when talking about trust/expectation:
Her son is depended on to make his bed every morning.
The cash register is depended on for the business to survive.