Chapter 8. Transport of Ions and Atoms in Gases and Plasmas

  1. Prof. Boris M. Smirnov

Published Online: 31 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619078.ch8

Plasma Processes and Plasma Kinetics: 586 Worked Out Problems for Science and Technology

Plasma Processes and Plasma Kinetics: 586 Worked Out Problems for Science and Technology

How to Cite

Smirnov, B. M. (2007) Transport of Ions and Atoms in Gases and Plasmas, in Plasma Processes and Plasma Kinetics: 586 Worked Out Problems for Science and Technology, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527619078.ch8

Author Information

  1. Institute for High Temperatures, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia. bsmirnov@orc.ru

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 23 FEB 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527406814

Online ISBN: 9783527619078

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Keywords:

  • kinetic coefficients;
  • thermodynamic;
  • molecules;
  • velocity;
  • temperature

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • General Peculiarities of Transport Processes

  • Thermal Conductivity and Viscosity of Atomic Gases

  • Diffusion and Drift Character of Particle Motion

  • Chapman-Enskog Approximation

  • Diffusion of Ions in Gas in an External Electric Field

  • Transport of Atomic Ions in the Parent Gas in an External Electric Field