Chapter 7. Further Time-Dependent Examples

  1. Richard Ghez

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527602836.ch7

A Primer of Diffusion Problems

A Primer of Diffusion Problems

How to Cite

Ghez, R. (1988) Further Time-Dependent Examples, in A Primer of Diffusion Problems, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527602836.ch7

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;
  • time-dependent examples;
  • laser processing;
  • thermally stimulated diffusion;
  • Green's functions;
  • integral equations;
  • nonlinear surface conditions


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Laser Processing

  • Laser Processing: Pulse Shapes

  • Thermally Stimulated Diffusion

    • Flash desorption

  • Green's Functions and the Use of Integral Equations

    • Impurity diffusion and the radiation boundary condition

  • Application to Nonlinear Surface Conditions

  • Starting Solutions and an Epilogue

  • References