Chapter 1. Introduction to Aerosols

  1. Prof. Dr. Igor Agranovski
  1. Alexey A. Lushnikov1,2

Published Online: 21 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527630134.ch1

Aerosols - Science and Technology

Aerosols - Science and Technology

How to Cite

Lushnikov, A. A. (2010) Introduction to Aerosols, in Aerosols - Science and Technology (ed I. Agranovski), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527630134.ch1

Editor Information

  1. Griffith University, Griffith School of Engineering, 170, Kessels Road, Nathan Cam., Brisbane, Queensland 4111, Australia

Author Information

  1. 1

    Karpov Institute of Physical Chemistry, 10, ul Vorontsovo Pole, 103062 Moscow, Russia

  2. 2

    University of Helsinki Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences Physics, Atmospheric Sciences and Geophysics Department Gustav Hällströmin katu 200014 Helsingen Yliopisto, Finland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JUN 2010
  2. Published Print: 9 JUN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527326600

Online ISBN: 9783527630134

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Keywords:

  • Aerosols;
  • aerofractals;
  • charging;
  • transformation of particles;
  • coagulation;
  • aerogelation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Aerosol Phenomenology

  • Drag Force and Diffusivity

  • Diffusion Charging of Aerosol Particles

  • Fractal Aggregates

  • Coagulation

  • Laser-Induced Aerosols

  • Conclusion

  • References