Reaction Kinetics in Hypersonic Flows

  1. I. Prigogine
  1. Alan Q. Eschenroeder

Published Online: 14 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470140154.ch2

Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 13

Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 13

How to Cite

Eschenroeder, A. Q. (2007) Reaction Kinetics in Hypersonic Flows, in Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 13 (ed I. Prigogine), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470140154.ch2

Editor Information

  1. University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

Author Information

  1. General Motors Corporation, Santa Barbara, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 MAR 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1967

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470699188

Online ISBN: 9780470140154

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Keywords:

  • reaction kinetics;
  • fluid dynamics;
  • typical kinetic mechanisms;
  • electron-ion recombination;
  • hypersonic flight

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • List of Symbols

  • Introduction

  • Coupling between Reaction Kinetics and Fluid Dynamics

  • Typical Kinetic Mechanism

  • Electron-Ion Recombination in an Expanding Channel Flow

  • Ionization in the Near Wake of a Sphere in Hypersonic Flight

  • Concluding Remarks