Random Walk and Related Physical Problems

  1. I. Prigogine
  1. Francis H. Ree,
  2. Teresa S. Ree,
  3. Taikyue Ree and
  4. Henry Eyring

Published Online: 14 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470143506.ch1

Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 4

Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 4

How to Cite

Ree, F. H., Ree, T. S., Ree, T. and Eyring, H. (2007) Random Walk and Related Physical Problems, in Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 4 (ed I. Prigogine), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470143506.ch1

Editor Information

  1. University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

  1. Francis H. Ree, Lawrence Radiation Laboratory, University of California, Livermore, California;

  2. Teresa S. Ree, Rocketdyne, A Division of North American Aviation, Canoga Park, Calitornia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 MAR 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1962

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470698617

Online ISBN: 9780470143506

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Keywords:

  • random-walk;
  • eigenvalues;
  • eigenvectors;
  • diffusion;
  • uniform barriers

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Random-Walk and Multi-Barrier Kinetics

  • General Solution of the Transport Equation

  • Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors of the Matrix A

  • Connection Formula between Two Potential Profiles

  • Perturbations on the Matrix A

  • Applications to Diffusion Problems