Chapter 8. Stefan Problems

  1. Kenneth A. Jackson

Published Online: 21 JUN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527603891.ch8

Kinetic Processes: Crystal Growth, Diffusion, and Phase Transitions in Materials

Kinetic Processes: Crystal Growth, Diffusion, and Phase Transitions in Materials

How to Cite

Jackson, K. A. (2004) Stefan Problems, in Kinetic Processes: Crystal Growth, Diffusion, and Phase Transitions in Materials, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527603891.ch8

Author Information

  1. Arizona Materials Laboratory, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Arizona, 3675 East Via Alcalde, Tucson, AZ 85718, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JUN 2005
  2. Published Print: 27 JUL 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527306947

Online ISBN: 9783527603893

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Keywords:

  • kinetic processes;
  • Stefan problems;
  • steady-state solutions to the diffusion equation;
  • Deal–Grove analysis;
  • diffusion-controlled growth of a spherical precipitate;
  • diffusion-limited growth in cylindrical coordinates

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Steady-State Solutions to the Diffusion Equation

  • Deal–Grove Analysis

  • Diffusion-Controlled Growth of a Spherical Precipitate

  • Diffusion-Limited Growth in Cylindrical Coordinates