Penetrable Sphere Models of Liquid-Vapor Equilibrium

  1. I. Prigogine2,3 and
  2. Stuart A. Rice4
  1. J. S. Rowlinson

Published Online: 14 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470142608.ch1

Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 41

Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 41

How to Cite

Rowlinson, J. S. (1980) Penetrable Sphere Models of Liquid-Vapor Equilibrium, in Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 41 (eds I. Prigogine and S. A. Rice), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470142608.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

  2. 3

    University of Texas, Austin, Texas

  3. 4

    Department of Chemistry, The James Franck Institute, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Author Information

  1. Physical Chemistry Laboratory South Parks Road Oxford, England

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 MAR 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1980

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471057420

Online ISBN: 9780470142608

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Keywords:

  • thermodynamic limit;
  • mean-field approximation;
  • free energy density;
  • surface tension;
  • critical point

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Models

  • Transcription from n to (n−1) Components

  • Exact Results

  • Approximate Results

  • Primitive Mixtures with Three Components

  • The Gas-liquid Surface

  • Conclusions