Chapter 3. Diffusion under External Forces

  1. Richard Ghez

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527602836.ch3

A Primer of Diffusion Problems

A Primer of Diffusion Problems

How to Cite

Ghez, R. (1988) Diffusion under External Forces, in A Primer of Diffusion Problems, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527602836.ch3

Author Information

  1. IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 20 JUL 1988

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471846925

Online ISBN: 9783527602834



  • diffusion problems;
  • external forces;
  • anisotropic random walk;
  • diffusivity;
  • mobility coefficients


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • One-dimensional Anisotropic Random Walk

  • Diffusivity and Mobility Coefficients

  • An Introduction to Double Layers

  • References