Chapter 6. Some Accurate Theoretical Results: Sections 6.5 – 6.6

  1. Edward A. Mason1 and
  2. Earl W. McDaniel2

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527602852.ch6c

Transport Properties of Ions in Gases

Transport Properties of Ions in Gases

How to Cite

Mason, E. A. and McDaniel, E. W. (1988) Some Accurate Theoretical Results: Sections 6.5 – 6.6, in Transport Properties of Ions in Gases, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527602852.ch6c

Author Information

  1. 1

    Brown University Providence, Rhode Island, USA

  2. 2

    Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 5 OCT 1988

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471883852

Online ISBN: 9783527602858

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Keywords:

  • polyatomic systems

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Resonant Charge and Ion Exchange

    • A Convergence at High Fields

    • B Electron Transfer

      • Semiclassical Description

      • Ion-Neutral Potential

      • Quantum-Mechanical Description

      • Temperature and Field Dependence of Mobility and Diffusion

      • Estimation of Cross Sections

    • C Ion Transfer

  • Polyatomic Systems

    • A Kinetic and Moment Equations

    • B Spherical Basis Functions

      • Truncation-Iteration Scheme

      • Mobility and Ion Energy

      • Convergence of Approximations

      • Temperature and Field Dependence of Mobility

      • Mixtures

    • C Cartesian Basis Functions

      • Truncation-Iteration Scheme

      • First Approximations

        • a. Mobility and Diffusion

        • b. Ion Temperatures

      • Mixtures

    • D Final Remarks

  • References