The Local Potential Applied to Instability Problems

  1. I. Prigogine
  1. J. G. Ball and
  2. D. M. Himmelblau

Published Online: 14 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470140154.ch9

Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 13

Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 13

How to Cite

Ball, J. G. and Himmelblau, D. M. (1967) The Local Potential Applied to Instability Problems, in Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 13 (ed I. Prigogine), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470140154.ch9

Editor Information

  1. University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemical Engineering, The University of Texas, Austin, Texas

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:

  • local potential;
  • boundary-layer analysis;
  • variational formulation;
  • linear steady-state density distribution;
  • complementary error function

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • General Stability Analysis

  • Application of the Stability Analysis

  • Comparison of Theory with Experiment