11. Diffusion Measurement by Monitoring Molecular Displacement

  1. Prof. Dr. Jörg Kärger1,
  2. Prof. Dr. Douglas M. Ruthven2 and
  3. Prof. Doros N. Theodorou3

Published Online: 25 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527651276.ch11

Diffusion in Nanoporous Materials

Diffusion in Nanoporous Materials

How to Cite

Kärger, J., Ruthven, D. M. and Theodorou, D. N. (2012) Diffusion Measurement by Monitoring Molecular Displacement, in Diffusion in Nanoporous Materials, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527651276.ch11

Author Information

  1. 1

    Universität Leipzig, Abteilung Grenzflächenphysik, Linnestr. 5, 04103 Leipzig, Germany

  2. 2

    Dept. of Chemical Engineering, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469-5737, USA

  3. 3

    Nat. Techn. Univ. of Athens, School of Chemical Engineering, 9 Heroon Polytechniou Street, 15780 Athens, Greece

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 25 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527310241

Online ISBN: 9783527651276



  • experimental tests of consistency;
  • mass transfer;
  • pulsed field gradient NMR;
  • pulsed gradient spin echo NMR;
  • single-molecule observation


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Pulsed Field Gradient (PFG) NMR: Principle of Measurement

  • The Complete Evidence of PFG NMR

  • Experimental Conditions, Limitations, and Options for PFG NMR Diffusion Measurement

  • Different Regimes of PFG NMR Diffusion Measurement

  • Experimental Tests of Consistency

  • Single-Molecule Observation

  • References