Gas-Phase Thermal Reactions: Chemical Engineering Kinetics / Edition 1

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After a short reminder of the concepts and laws of thermodynamics, and of chemical and physical kinetics, the book suggests a methodology fo r the kinetic modelling of these reactions: generation and reduction o f reaction mechanisms, estimation of kinetic data of elementary reacti ons, estimation of the thermodynamic data and transport data of molecu les and free radicals, and analysis and validation of mechanisms by co mparison of calculated results with the experimental results obtained using laboratory reactors. The models thus generated carry all the inf ormation necessary to allow them to be incorporated into computer prog rams for the calculation of reactors or of the fluid dynamics of react ing gases.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781402000492
  • Publisher: Springer Netherlands
  • Publication date: 10/31/2001
  • Edition description: 2001
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 336
  • Product dimensions: 0.88 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 9.21 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the English Edition. Preface to the French Edition. Introduction. I. Energy, Processes, Environment. II. Fuels, Engines, Burners, Industrial Reactors. III. Macroscopic Description of a Reacting Gas Mixture. IV. Thermodynamic Laws. V. Estimation of Thermodynamic Data. VI. Elementary Reactions. VII. Estimation of Kinetic Parameters. VIII. Kinetic Morphology. IX. Generation of Reaction Mechanisms. X. Molecular Transport Laws. XI. Estimation of Molecular Transport Data. XII. Laboratory Reactors. XIII. Analysis and Reduction of Reaction Mechanisms. XIV. Tables of Thermodynamic and Kinetic Data and of Molecular Parameters. Computer Programs and Databases. URLs. Notations. Index.

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